Health and Human Services Agency



Community Invited to Provide Input on

Mental Health Services Act Annual Update for Fiscal Year 2019/20

            (Placerville, CA) - The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral Health Division invites the public to provide input on the Fiscal Year 2019-20 Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Annual Update. Community members can provide input by attending an upcoming community meeting or by submitting an online survey or an email. Community meetings to receive input for the MHSA Annual Update are scheduled as follows:

  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at the Placerville Library, 345 Fair Lane in Placerville
  • Monday, January 14, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at the South Lake Tahoe Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe
  • Thursday, January 17, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. at the El Dorado Hills Community Service District, 1021 Harvard Way in El Dorado Hills. This meeting is hosted by the El Dorado County Commission on Aging.
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at the El Dorado Hills Library, 7455 Silva Valley Parkway in El Dorado Hills

           California voters passed MHSA (Proposition 63) in November 2004; the law was enacted January 1, 2005. MHSA places a 1% tax on personal incomes over $1,000,000. Counties receive funds through the State with the goal of transforming the public mental health system into one that is consumer friendly, recovery oriented, accessible, and culturally competent. For copies of the MHSA Plans, please visit:

            To provide input on the plan via online survey, go to Questions and comments also can be emailed to For more information, please contact Heather Longo at (530) 621-6340.

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