The FACES for the Future Coalition is a collaborative of statewide programs, all based upon the FACES model, working to address health equity for all communities through the training and empowerment of young people. FACES for the Future is a comprehensive approach to student learning and well-being. A pipeline education program focused on transitioning youth into the health professions, our programs create tomorrow's health leaders by offering health career exploration, academic support, psycho-social intervention and youth leadership development. Our Coalition works together to refine best practices, exchange resources, and provide a foundation for shared opportunities for the youth we serve in all our locations.
We inspire youth to lead by creating innovative approaches to youth development, health careers preparation, and wellness. Through their transformation, we change the face of health.
Our Work Focuses On…. Building professional capacity for underserved youth Building awareness of health equity among all youth Sharing with and learning from a broad base of partners Creating evidence-based best practices FACES for the Future was founded on the belief that youth are a source of profound assets and strength, and that diversity among healthcare professionals can contribute to improved healthcare practice and outcomes.