Community Invited To Provide Input On Mental Health Services Act

Cris Alarcon, News@InEDC.com

(PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA) June 17, 2022 — Three-year Program And Expenditure Report Annual Update

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral Health Division invites the public to review and provide comment on the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022-23 Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Annual Update (Update). The draft Update provides information on current and new MHSA programs and budgets for FY 2022-23. MHSA components in the 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 may be submitted in writing through July 12, 2022 at 5:00 p.m., via email to MHSA@edcgov.us or via postal mail to: Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral 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 Behavioral Health Commission after the close of the 30-day comment period. This meeting will be noticed on the Behavioral Health Commission calendar and on the MHSA website.

The MHSA Plan is now posted on El Dorado County’s MHSA website at https://www.edcgov.us/Government/MentalHealth/Pages/MHSA-Annual-Update.aspx. The Health and Human Services Agency will document and consider all substantive feedback received during the 30-day comment period and at the public hearing before submitting the final FY 2022-23 Annual Update to the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors for approval.

 

 

2 thoughts on “Community Invited To Provide Input On Mental Health Services Act

  1. To the BOS and the Public: Read the Grand Jury report on Mental Health. It will open your eyes to the problems this county faces.

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