Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is FCS?

A: FCS stands for Family and Consumer Sciences. Family and consumer sciences is the field of study focused on the science and the art of living and working well in our complex world. Visit this page to learn more!

Q: What is FCSfit?

A: FCSfit is an AAFCS Signature Initiative spanning three years that is focused on setting small, realistic goals and delivering resources and community support to our membership and our supporters as they "model the mission" of AAFCS, and make informed decisions about their own well-being, relationships, and resources with the goal of achieving an optimal quality of life. Let's get FCSfit!

Q: Is there a fee to use the FCSfit logo?

A:  Nope! This is a free resource for our FCS community made possible by the support of our members. If you need a hi-res logo for printing, etc., please request it here

Q: Do I have to be a member to participate?

A: No. FCSfit - like all AAFCS signature initiatives - is open to all. For example, we have educators who deploy FCSfit projects in both traditional and non-traditional settings, and participants oftentimes may be students or others who are not members. If you're like to support AAFCS with your membership - thereby supporting FCSfit and other initiatives - we welcome you!