Miller Family Health Education Center (MFHEC)

Mission:

The mission of the Miller Family Health Education Center (MFHEC) is to provide a vital learning environment dedicated to promoting a healthy city through health education, leadership development, and collaboration with our diverse community.

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Miller Family Health Education Center (MFHEC) provides community health education and health promotion programs, trainings for health and social service professionals, and hosts meetings and external programs that benefit the community. To learn more about the MFHEC background and grand opening, please click here

The MFHEC is dedicated to providing:

- L
inguistically appropriate programming for limited English speaking residents
- P
rofessional/provider education and capacity building
- C
ommunity-based and community-driven programming

The heart of the MFHEC is the Multicultural Pavilion, a state-of-the-art conference and training center with built-in wireless language interpretation capabilities, LCD projectors and screens, cable TV/DVD/VCR, wireless microphones, teleconferencing and videoconferencing capabilities. The MFHEC also has a Public Health Resource Library and Multipurpose Room for childcare and smaller meetings. MFHEC facilities are used by DHHS health education programs and are available to community partners for health education, leadership development and community collaborative meetings and events.

Health education trainings and classes are also available at the MFHEC. Thanks to a generous grant from the Earl B. and Loraine H. Miller Foundation, the MFHEC offers free monthly family-centered health education forums and workshops on a variety of topics. The forums provide families with information and resources on topics related to childhood and adolescent health and well-being. Please click here for the MFHEC Calendar of Events and other health related community activities.

The MFHEC houses several Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services programs that provide public and preventive health education, health promotion, training and services dedicated to meeting the needs of families and individuals in the community.

Miller Family Health Education Center

3820 Cherry Avenue Long Beach, CA 90807
(562) 570-7987