American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)

Community News!

Important Update: AAFCS online Communities are getting a new home! As we migrate to a new database, our Communities are offline. We anticipate resuming Community sign-up functionality October, 2014. If you have any questions during the interim, please contact

About Communities

Are you looking for a way to connect with your peers on issues that matter? Enhance your resume by honing your online networking and communication skills? Build leadership skills by generating and leading discussions?

AAFCS online Communities allow you to do all this and more! Whether your area of interest is entrepreneurship, education, or research (or all three!), an AAFCS Community gives you the opportunity to converge with your colleagues and take action on a topic. Click here for a list of current Communities.

Background, Procedural Handbook and Support.

For background on the history of AAFCS Communities, click here.

To obtain a PDF copy of the entire AAFCS Communities Policies and Information Handbook, please click here.

For a Microsoft Word document of the forms contained in the Handbook click here.

For questions about AAFCS Communities, email