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River Valley District

Family Resource Management

Families, consumers, and homeowners need practical and trustworthy information and skills to improve their quality of life. K-State Research and Extension provides research and evidence-based knowledge and expertise to help solve complicated problems by teaching essential living skills.

 Family Resource Management Extension Agent, specializes in

  • Financial Management, including budgeting, financial literacy, financial planning, saving/retirement, and more.
  • Medicare - Certified Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas (SHICK) Counselor
  • Health Insurance (including plan comparisons) - Certified Application Counselor for healthcare.gov, KanCare

She is also available to assist with:

  • Family Life, including child development, familial relationships, and more.

  • Home Care, including radon testing, mold, and more.


Monica Thayer

Monica Thayer

District Extension Agent
Family Resource Management

Belleville Office
1815 M Street - Courthouse
Belleville, KS  66935-2242

Phone:  785-527-5084