Oregon Association
of Family & Consumer Sciences

Creating Healthy & Sustainable Families

Welcome to ORAFCS

Our Vision
Individuals, families, and communities are achieving optimal quality of life assisted by competent, caring professionals whose expertise is continually updated through AAFCS.

Our Mission
To provide leadership and support for professionals whose work assists individuals, families, and communities in making informed decisions about their well-being, relationships, and resources to achieve optimal quality of life.

Our Core Values
Association members:
•    Believe in the family as a fundamental unit of society.
•    Embrace diversity and value all people.
•    Support life-long learning and diverse scholarship.
•    Exemplify integrity and ethical behavior.
•    Seek new ideas and initiatives and embrace change.
•    Promote an integrative and holistic approach, aligned with the FCS body of knowledge, to support professionals who work with individuals, families, and communities.

Our Bylaws are available here.

The Oregon chapter works to connect all Family and Consumer Science professionals in Oregon. See our contact page for more information and the link to our list-serv. We provide professional development opportunities once a year in Oregon and we encourage all FACS professionals to network and work towards our common goals.

The Oregon Chapter is also setting up a central location for teachers to load lesson plans. Please check back later for more information.



Social News

2019 Fall Conference

Oregon Association of Family and
Consumer Studies 2019 Fall Conference Save the Date! More details coming soon!  Friday October 11, 2019


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West Albany Bistro

West Albany High School has a new bistro program just for seniors. They were featured in a video by Mid-Valley Media Group. Check out the video here!

Support South Albany High School


Please join us in supporting FACS teacher Hillary Melhoff at South Albany High School. 

South Albany High School recently lost the entire Family Consumer Science department due to a fire.

A raffle along...