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.
NOTICE OF INITIATION OF 30-DAY PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD
RE: MHSA THREE-YEAR PROGRAM AND EXPENDITURE PLAN:
FISCAL YEAR 2014-15 THROUGH FISCAL YEAR 2016-17
San Diego County is holding a 30-day public review and comment period for the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan: Fiscal Year (FY) 2014-15 Through FY 2016-17.
This review period begins June 19, 2014 and ends July 21, 2014. A public hearing will be held at the Mental Health Board, 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101, Room 302, on Thursday, August 7, 2014,
at 4:00 PM.
Please review the MHSA Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan and send your comments, suggestions, and/or questions to our MHSA line or email below.
Mental Health Services Act Comment/Question Line:
Phone: (619) 584-5063
Toll-Free: (888) 977-6763
Draft BHS Five-Year Strategic Employment Plan: 2014-2019
NOTICE OF INITIATION OF 30-DAY PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD RE: STRATEGIC EMPLOYMENT FIVE-YEAR PLAN
The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral Health Services (BHS), has developed a draft Five-Year Strategic Employment Plan for your review and comment. The Plan outlines a planning process, and the local needs and resources that contributed toward the development of Five-Year Goals that will maximize employment options for people with behavioral health issues in San Diego County. Employment is a critical tool in achieving health, wellness, and recovery particularly for people with lived experience of mental illness.
We welcome your feedback through August 16, 2014, during this 30-day public review period. Your thoughts and comments are an important part of the process to shape the final version of The Plan. Please see the links below:
Click here for the Full Version of The Plan
Click here for the Two-Page Summary of The Plan
DOWNLOAD THE FORM to submit your feedback or CLICK HERE for a direct link to our survey
Thank you in advance for reviewing The Plan – we look forward to continuing to work to maximize employment options for people with behavioral health issues in San Diego.
Piedad Garcia, Ed.D., LCSW
Assistant Deputy Director
Adult and Older Adult System of Care
Behavioral Health Services
Other MHSA Links