Community Invited to Provide Input on Mental Health Services Act Plan Update
June 15, 2015
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) 2015-16 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 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18). MHSA components in the Plan Update include: Prevention and Early Intervention; Community Services and Supports; Workforce Education and Training; and Capital Facilities and Technology Needs.
Public comment regarding the draft Plan Update may be submitted in writing through July 15, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. 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, hosted by the El Dorado County Mental Health Commission, will be held after the close of the 30-day comment period.
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. Information regarding the date and time of the public hearing will also be posted shortly to the MHSA website.
The Health and Human Services Agency will document and consider all substantive feedback before submitting the final FY 2015-16 Plan to the Board of Supervisors for approval.
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