Family and Community Health Sciences (FCHS)

Get Moving-Get Healthy NJ with FCHS. FCHS links agriculture and health to bring innovative food, nutrition and healthy lifestyles programs to Gloucester County residents. We offer a variety of initiatives, workshops, publications and on-line learning opportunities to help individuals and families make choices that improve health. Our programs are research- and outcome-based…and are developed and presented by skilled educators and scientists to help Gloucester County residents stay healthy, enjoy life, be active and reduce health care costs.

FCHS outreach focuses on:

  • Nutrition, Health and Lifestyle
  • Food Safety and Food Allergies
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Finances

What's Happening in Gloucester County FCHS?

Photo: FCHS Wellness Champions. Initiatives & Programs

Volunteer Opportunities in Gloucester County

Can you give us a few hours? Care to share your health, wellness or nutrition expertise with fellow Gloucester County residents? Are you a college student in need of pre-professional experience in the fields of public health, nutrition education, community outreach or education?

The rewards are large; your commitment can be as big or little as you're able to give. Contact Luanne Hughes at 856-307-6450, ext. 2 or hughes@njaes.rutgers.edu to volunteer.


Cooperative Extension of Gloucester County