Thank you for visiting and joining American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences -Texas Affiliate!


For almost 100 years, the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Texas Affiliate (AAFCS-TX) members have been working to improve the quality and standards of individual and family life by delivering educational programs, influencing public policy, and conducting research. You will see AAFCS-TX members in all walks of life—they are early childhood, elementary, secondary, university/college, and Extension educators; administrators and managers; human service professionals; researchers; community volunteers; housing and home interior professionals;  entrepreneurs; consultants; and in other career settings and content  areas of our profession that touch the home and heart.

Connecting Professionals – Touching Lives speaks to the core essence of what AAFCS-TX does:

Connecting Professionals—AAFCS-TX helps connect professionals to create more integrated solutions to today’s critical social and economic challenges through our conferences, publications, and e-communications. The ability to connect professionals across multiple practice settings and content areas to share knowledge, research, and experience is one of our strengths.

Touching Lives—AAFCS-TX continues to be recognized as the driving force in bringing people together to improve the lives of individuals, families, and communities. It truly is the perfect applied science for helping people thrive in our complicated world.