Advocacy

MECCA’s Advocacy efforts demonstrate the powerful impact of MECCA as a collaborative by leading policy and systems change efforts to improve or eliminate racial disparities.

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Advancing Health Equity

MECCA works to lead policy-level discussions on culturally competent community driven practices and promotes community engagement among community members.  Our MENTAL HEALTH EQUITY FRAMEWORK  is an example of how MECCA is working to advocate for increased access, equity, and quality of services.

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MECCA is A collective voice for ethnic communities

MECCA is a key stakeholder in many community and statewide collaboratives including:
 
State
  • California Pan-Ethnic Health Network
  • REMCO
  • Mental health America of California
County
  • Be Well Orange County
  • Census OC – 
  • MHSA Steering Committee
Collaboratives and Committees
  • Eliminating Racial Disparity & Disproportionality Advisory Committee
  • HCA Cultural Compentency Committee
  • HCA Spiritual Advisory Committee
  • Older Adult stuff
  • Early Childhood Policy  
Initiatives
  • California Reducing Disparities Project
  • South, Central, and South County Intersections Initiative – (The Prevention Center)
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