Home and Community Education (HCE)

Mission Statement

  • Offer Educational Opportunities
  • Improve Leadership Skills of Members
  • Provide Service to Communities

The WAHCE, Inc. is a nonprofit, educational and charitable organization. Membership is open to all individuals without regard to race, sex, color, ethnic background, residence or economic circumstances.
Our objective is to provide educational programs for members and their communities that will meet current and future social, economic and environmental needs.

The organization is unique in that the members extend the information they receive from the University of Wisconsin Faculty and other reliable sources to the membership and the community. Program planning and leadership training are provided by a collaborative effort of WAHCE, Inc. And the University of Wisconsin Extension – Family Living Program. UWEX faculty serve as advisors to both the state and county councils.

Wisconsin Association for Home and Community Education is an educational, charitable, nonprofit organization.
Membership is open to all persons without regard to sex, creed, race, color, ethnic background, or economic circumstances.
Individual and club memberships are available.

2017 Oconto County HCE Executive Board:

President: Joy Campshure, 5152 Glynn Road, Oconto WI  54153 – 920-834-2257

Vice President/Education Coordinator: Joann Swanson, 3807 County J, Abrams WI  54101 – 920-826-7528

Secretary: Margaret Hornick, 3313 Airport Road, Oconto WI  54153 – 920-834-4981

Treasurer: Judy Hill, 4502 Rocky Run Road, Oconto WI  54153 – 920-834-3751

Additional Executive Board Members: Chairs of Cultural and Textile Arts, International, Marketing/Membership, Newsletter Editor, President of each club (or designated member of each club); and one individual member.

The Home and Community Education member has the opportunity:

  • for noncredit continuing education
  • to become a leader
  • for personal growth
  • to meet other community members educationally and socially
  • to pool experiences and information
  • to keep up-to-date on current trends and the latest research
  • to develop personal skills

To become a member of HCE… please contact one of your HCE Membership Chairs – (both club and county memberships are available)


(Program Opportunities Outreach Leadership)

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2015

Food Label Lingo – Understanding Food Labels

Raising a Thinking Child

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2014

Cancer Clear and Simple

Raising a Money Smart Child

Theft and Account Fraud

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2013

Helping in Crisis

Successful Relationships


WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2012

Building Volunteer Capacity

Cutting Back and Keeping Up

Once Upon a Time

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2011

Heart Health for Women

Nutrition and Food Myths

Partnering with Community Neighbors to Make a Difference

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2010

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2009

Table of Contents

Resiliency Lesson

Steps to Health

What Every Child Should Know

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2008

Table of Contents


Making Decisions About Healthcare

Prepare to Care

 WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2007

WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2006

Children & Weight

Citizenship Challenge

Creating My Hometown

Dry Beans Lessons


WAHCE P.O.O.L. 2005

Program in a Box

Memorandum of Agreement between Wisconsin Association for Home & Community Education (WAHCE) and Unviersity of Wisconsin-Extension, Cooerative Extension Family Living Programs (UWEX-CE-FLP) – for link, click HERE

Copyright Basics of HCE Newsletters – for link, click HERE

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