Hello! I am Nancy Mears, an Extension Agent with the University of Delaware, serving as the Sussex County Family & Consumer Sciences Coordinator. Family & Consumer Sciences covers many topics including: Nutrition, food safety, diabetes prevention, community health promotion, financial wellness, community coalition building, volunteer leadership and development, policy, systems and environmental change strategies/initiatives (PSE), SNAP-Ed, EFNEP and mindfulness. We partner with many agencies and community groups, target all ages and aim to reach all Delawareans including those in low income and non-low income communities.
Feel free to contact me with all of your family and consumer science needs ranging from program or health fair requests, if you just have a question about nutrition, health, wellness, food, fitness, physical activity or if you are interested in becoming a volunteer to help us expand our outreach in Sussex County!