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.

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.

MHSA Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan: FY 2014-15 Through FY 2016-17 Final (11/21/2014)