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.

NOTICE OF INITIATION OF 30-DAY PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD RE: MHSA FISCAL YEAR 2015-16 ANNUAL UPDATE

San Diego is holding a 30-day public review and comment period for the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Fiscal Year 2015-16 Annual Update. This review period begins July 2, 2015 and ends August 1, 2015. A public hearing will be held at the Behavioral Health Advisory Board meeting located at 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101, Room 302, on Thursday, August 6, 2015, at 3:30 PM.

The MHSA FY 2015-16 Annual Update highlights existing and/or proposed programs for Community Services and Supports, Prevention and Early Intervention, Workforce Education and Training, Innovation and Capital Facilities/Technological Needs."

Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Fiscal Year 2015-16 Annual Update

Live Well San Diego

MHSA programs support the County's adopted Live Well San Diego 10 year initiative 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.

Finding Light Bringing Light: A report on Systems Transformation made possible by the Mental Health Services Act (September 2014).


CLICK HERE to access the Bringing Light report in pdf format.