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Community Invited to Provide Input on Mental Health Plan Update
Public Hearing Scheduled May 29
Mental Health

Margaret Williams

(530) 642-7164

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Mental Health Division invites the public to review and provide comment on the Fiscal Year 2012-13 Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Plan Update.  The draft Plan Update is posted on El Dorado County‚Äôs MHSA website at a copy may be obtained by contacting Stephanie Carlson at (530) 621-6315. 

The draft Plan Update provides information on current MHSA programs and budgets for this fiscal year.  MHSA components in the Plan Update include: Community Services and Supports; Prevention and Early Intervention; Workforce Education and Training; Innovation; and Capital Facilities and Technology Needs. 

A public hearing, hosted by the El Dorado County Mental Health Commission, will be held on May 29, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. to receive input on the Plan Update. The hearing will be conducted via teleconference at two locations:

El Dorado County, Health and Human Services Agency
EMS Conference Room
415 Placerville Drive, Suite K
Placerville, CA 95667

El Dorado County, Health and Human Services Agency
1360 Johnson Boulevard, #103
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Public comment may also be submitted through May 28, 2013, via email to or via postal mail to: Health and Human Services Agency, Mental Health Division, MHSA Project Team, 670 Placerville Drive, Suite 1B, Placerville, CA  95667.

The Health and Human Services Agency will document and consider all substantive feedback before submitting the final Fiscal Year 2012-13 Plan Update to the Board of Supervisors for approval.

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