The Policy Research and Education Center (LA FE PREC) is La Fe’s policy-arm established in January 2006, to engage in policy analysis, education, leadership training, and promoting civic involvement and advocacy for system changes in health and social policies.
La Fe PREC’s activities have a statewide focus to increase Mexican American/Latino capacity to influence public policies directed at improving family and community bieneestar.
Our policy research, programs and advocacy work target issues impacting children, women, seniors, health workforce, and health prevention.
To improve the decision-making capacity of Mexican Americans leading to their increased involvement in system changes in health and social policies.
Mexican American families have comprehensive access to health and human resources that are available, accessible, acceptable, and accountable to their health values, decisions, and needs that positively contribute to their health and Bienestar (well-being).