Contact Us

Shelly Curtin
Office Support Assistant
University of Illinois Extension
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248

HCEA Christian County

HCEA Christian County

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HCE stands for "Home and Community Education Association".  (They are not a part of Extension, but rather an outside group that Extension provides programming to as needed.) 

Their Mission Statement

The Illinois Association for Home & Community Education enhances the lives of individuals and families through quality educational programs and experiences encouraging responsible leadership and service to the community.

H – They support the Home and the whole family.

C – They support the communities we live in.

E – They encourage our members with education.

A - Association

The Christian County Home and Community Education Association (HCEA) is all about:

  • Making lasting friendships in Christian County and beyond.
  • Community Involvement.
  • Programs provided by the University of Illinois Extension specialists.
  • Interaction and education about international and local culture.
  • Monthly meetings to learn about health education, nutrition, family and consumer economics, personal development and much, much more.
  • A monthly newsletter to keep up-to-date on current issues, HCEA activities and other county events.