The Health Futures Foundation, Inc. (HFI) was registered with the SEC as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on September 28, 1998. It is an operating organization for research and capacity building on health human resources. Its main office is located at Unit 6, 4F, The One Executive Office Bldg., 5 West Ave. Quezon City. The foundation has a regular staff of 1, project based staff of 17, part time staff of 1 and 3 volunteers. There are 7 members of the Board of Trustees.
The Foundation was given one-year certification on October 5, 2010 which expired on July 27, 2011. It was given a 5-year certification on October 27, 2011 that ended on October 7, 2016.
Its vision is: “Marginalized Filipino communities and families achieve and sustain optimum health and development.” Its mission is: “To empower marginalized families and local governments in achieving access, quality, and equity in health and development through actual and virtual communities of wellness.”
The Foundation’s expertise and programs focus on the following areas: Community –Based Health and Wellness Program (ALAGA KA – Alay sa Ginhawa at Kalusugan); Indigenous People’s Health Empowerment and Development; Ethnography of Filipino Traditional Medicine; Preventive Health and Wellness Promotion; Health Systems Development; Health & Wellness Promotion; Health Human Resource Development; and Disaster Preparedness, Response & Rehabilitation. The Foundation’s area of operations is nationwide. Current priority areas include the provinces of Batangas, Samar, Palawan, South Cotabato, Davao and Laguna.