Community Invited to Provide Input on Mental Health Services Act Plan Update
MHSA Project Team
April 21, 2016
The El Dorado County Health and Human
Services Agency, Mental Health Division invites the public to review and
provide comment on the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016-17 Mental Health Services Act
(MHSA) Plan Update. The draft Plan Update provides information on current and
new MHSA programs and budgets for three fiscal years (FY 2016-17, 2017-18 and
2018-19). MHSA components in the Plan Update include: Prevention and Early
Intervention; Community Services and Supports; Workforce Education and
Training; Innovation; and Capital Facilities and Technology Needs.
Public comment regarding the draft
Plan Update may be submitted in writing through May 23, 2016 at 12:00 Noon, via
email to MHSA@edcgov.us or via postal mail
to: Health and Human Services Agency, Mental Health Division, MHSA Project
Team, 768 Pleasant Valley Road, Suite 201, Diamond Springs, CA 95619. A public
hearing will be hosted by the El Dorado County Mental Health Commission after
the close of the 30-day comment period. This meeting will be held on May 25,
2016 at 5:00 p.m.
The draft Plan Update is now posted on
El Dorado County’s MHSA website at www.edcgov.us/mentalhealth/mhsa.aspx
or a copy may be obtained by contacting the MHSA Project Team at (530) 621-6226.
The Health and Human Services Agency
will document and consider all substantive feedback before submitting the final
FY 2016-17 Plan to the Board of Supervisors for approval.