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.