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Community Invited to Provide Input on Mental Health Services Act Plan Update
 
Department:
 
Mental Health

Date:
4/21/2016
Contact:
MHSA Project Team

Phone:
(530) 621-6226

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.

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