Family Living


 UW-Extension Family Living Programs enrich families and strengthen communities.  Backed by university research, we work for Wisconsin families by:
  • Helping communities respond to issues such as childhood obesity, financial security, and quality child care.
  • Providing leadership for policies that help children, youth and families succeed.
  • Increasing knowledge about parenting, health and nutrition.
  • Offering consumers and families more strategies for managing their money.
  • Reaching out to diverse families with education and resources.
  • Using cost effective approaches to reduce negative family issues and build more resilient families.

Program Areas

  • Family Financial Management
  • Parenting support and Child Development
  • Building Healthy Families
  • Mobilizing Rural Communities to Assess and Improve the Ecological Environment to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Wisconsin Department of Children and Families Day Care List

Food Safety

UW-Extension and the UW-Madison maitain a Food Safety and Health website with food safety and preservation information that is available at: http:/

Additional Food Safety websites:


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If you have any questions regarding Family Living Education in Iron County, please contact:

Amy-2-webAmy Nosal, Iron County Family Living Educator
Iron County UW-Extension
300 Taconite Street, Suite 118
Hurley, WI 54534
Phone: 715-561-2695
Fax: 715-561-2704


Heidi Ungrodtheidi5-2016-150x150, Family Living Educator for Ashland and Iron County
Phone (Hurley office): 715-561-2695
Phone (Ashland office): 715-682-7017