About Family and Consumer Sciences
Lisa Barlage, Extension Educator, welcomes you to the Ross County Family & Consumer Sciences program. The FCS program focuses on building Healthy People, Healthy Finances, and Healthy Relationships.
County Family and Consumer Sciences News
Health Weeks
It seems that every week or month there is a different health observance being mentioned on the news, social media, or highlighted with a walk or run. These health observances encourage us to become aware of preventable health problems and diseases through early detection and treatment. Here are a few basic health recommendations:
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The Three Major Credit Bureaus
Here's how to contact the three major credit bureaus to ask about or obtain your credit report or credit score, alert creditors to a possible fraud using your name, or for any other reason:
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