What do we offer?


Purdue Extension Health and Human Sciences provides education to the people of Boone County. We bring university information to the local level and help people strengthen families, spend smart, eat right and live well.

What we do

Strengthen Families – Strong individuals and families build a foundation for healthy communities. HHS Extension programs address issues including child care, school readiness, family conflict, and peer pressure.

Spend Smart – Everyone benefits from learning how to make smarter choices that maximize their finances and household resources. HHS Extension delivers best practices for all your money management needs.

Eat Right – What we eat impacts our health and well-being. To help prevent and manage chronic diseases, HHS Extension offers guidance on healthy food choices and meal preparation.

Get Active – Many risk factors for disability or death are preventable, and HHS Extension is dedicated to helping individuals and families improve their quality of life.

Boone County Food Pantry CoalitionThe goal of the Boone County Food Pantry Coalition is to bring interested members of the community together to better serve the individuals and families suffering with food insecurity.

Boone County Extension Homemakers – Strengthens families through continuing education, leadership development, and volunteer community support.

Boone County Health Department - Stay up to date on local information. 







Contact Us

Pandora Taylor, Extension Educator
Health & Human Services

Kick-Off the New Year Right!


Breakfast Smoothie


Overnight Oatmeal


Roasted Root Vegetables

Vegetable Soup with Chicken

Vegetable Soup with Chicken


Burrito Bowls


December - seasonal depression awareness month

Seasonal affective disorder is more than just the “winter blues.”

Follow the link to learn more about 'SAD', the symptoms, and treatments.


Where does your money go?

Do you know where your money goes? Most of us don’t.

Where Does Your Money Go is a program designed to help

you better understand how you spend your money.