Youth Development & Families

4-H participant with a pigletClemson Extension and institute personnel seek to enhance support for families and young people in South Carolina.

Extension 4-H programs provide training in necessary life skills, such as resolving conflict, becoming involved citizens, and protecting the environment. The Institute on Family and Neighborhood life conducts research and outreach to strengthen families and communities, and to reduce bullying in schools. The Youth Learning Institute develops and delivers experiential learning programs that challenge, educate and inspire students from elementary school through college.


In Action

Below are links to some of the important research, outreach and programs in Youth Development & Families.