Health and Human Services Agency



​Public Input Sought on Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) 3-Year Plan


(Placerville, CA) - The Behavioral Health Division of the El Dorado County (EDC) Health and Human Services Agency invites the public to provide input on the County's Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Three Year Plan Annual Update for Fiscal Year 2018/19. Community members can provide input by email, online survey or at an upcoming community meeting. Community meetings to receive input for the MHSA plan are scheduled as follows:

  • Thursday, November 2, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. at Lake Tahoe Community College in the Aspen Room, located at 1 College Way in South Lake Tahoe; hosted by National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) El Dorado.
  • Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at El Dorado County Government Office, located at 330 Fair Lane in Meeting Room C, in Placerville; hosted by NAMI El Dorado.
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at the El Dorado Hills Library, located at 7455 Silva Valley Road, El Dorado Hills; hosted by EDC Behavioral Health.
  • Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at Green Valley Church, located at 3500 Missouri Flat Road in Room 306, in Placerville; hosted by EDC Behavioral Health.
  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Cameron Park Library, located at 2500 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park; hosted by EDC Behavioral Health.
  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. at The Hut, located at 6540 Wentworth Springs Road in Georgetown; hosted by Drug Free Divide.

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 and family driven, recovery oriented, accessible and culturally competent. 

For a copy of the current MHSA plan, please visit To provide input on the plan via online survey, go to: Input on the plan update and questions can also be emailed to For more information, please contact Heather Longo at (530) 621-6340.

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