Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)

Proposition 63 was passed by voters in November 2004 and became a state law called the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). Effective January 1, 2005, the MHSA provides State funding to counties for expanded and innovative mental health programs. Click the links on the left for detailed information about each of the MHSA program components. To view the most recent MHSA Annual Update, click on the link below.

Live Well San Diego

MHSA programs support the County's vision of Live Well San Diego by providing the community services to assist with mental and behavioral health needs, education about the importance of mental health, and how to access necessary resources, so that all San Diego residents may lead healthy and productive lives.

NOTICE OF INITIATION OF 30-DAY PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD
RE: MHSA INNOVATION PLAN CYCLE 3 and CYCLE 4 EXHANCEMENTS

The County of San Diego is holding a 30-day public review and comment period for the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Cycle 3 and Cycle 4 Innovation Enhancement Plan.  This review period begins September 6, 2017, and ends October 7, 2017. The plan represents an enhancement to previously noticed proposal and expansions and extensions, approved by the Board of Supervisors on April 25, 2017, following a 30-day Public Review and Public Hearing before the Behavioral Health Advisory Board in February and March, 2017. 

The MHSA Innovation and Enhancement Plan is located on the link below. Please review the Plan and send your comments, suggestions and/or questions to either the MHSA line or email, or use the feedback link below, or mail your comments to the address below.

Mental Health Services Act Comment/Question Line:
Phone: (619) 584-5094
Toll-Free: (888) 977-6763
Email: MHSProp63.HHSA@sdcounty.ca.gov
Fax to: (619) 563-2775
Mail to: BHS, 3255 Camino del Rio South P-531C, San Diego, CA 92108, Attention: Martin Dare

Submitted by,

ALFREDO AGUIRRE, LCSW, Director
Behavioral Health Services Division