Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)


Proposition 63 was passed by voters in November 2004 and became a state law called the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). Effective January 1, 2005, the MHSA provides State funding to counties for expanded and innovative mental health programs. Click the links on the left for detailed information about each of the MHSA program components. To view the MHSA Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan and Annual Updates, click on the Documents link on the left.

Live Well San Diego

MHSA programs support the County's vision of Live Well San Diego by providing the community services to assist with mental and behavioral health needs, education about the importance of mental health, and how to access necessary resources, so that all San Diego residents may lead healthy and productive lives. 


Mental Health Services Act - Additional Information

 

NOTICE OF INITIATION OF 30-DAY PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD

RE: Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan for Fiscal Years 2020-21 through 2022-23

The County of San Diego is holding a 30-day public review and comment period for the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan for Fiscal Years 2020-21 through 2022-23. This review period begins August 31, 2020 and ends on October 1, 2020. A public hearing will be held via an electronic platform at the Behavioral Health Advisory Board meeting on Thursday, October 1, 2020, at 2:30 PM.

The MHSA Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan for Fiscal Years 2020-21 through 2022-23 includes program information, budgeted expenditures, and the number of individuals served for each MHSA-funded program, by component. The MHSA components include Community Services and Supports (CSS), Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI), Workforce Education and Training (WET), Innovation (INN), and Capital Facilities/Technological Needs (CFTN).

The Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan for Fiscal Years 2020-21 through 2022-23 is located here.

Please review the plan and send your comments, suggestions, and/or questions to the MHSA voice message line or email address below, or use the feedback link.

Mental Health Services Act Comment/Question Line:
Phone: (619) 584-5094
Toll-Free: (888) 977-6763
Email: MHSProp63.HHSA@sdcounty.ca.gov

 

 

Local MHSA Issue Resolution Process

You may file an issue related to the MHSA Community Program Planning Process and/or inconsistency between approved MHSA Plan and implementation at any point and avenue within the system. The issue will be forwarded to the Consumer and Family Liaisons listed below.

Judi Holder
RI International
(858) 274-4650
Judi.Holder@recoveryinnovations.org

Valerie Hebert
NAMI San Diego
Children, Youth & Family Liaison
(858) 987-2980
CYFLiaison@namisd.org

County of San Diego MHSA Issue Resolution Process has a detailed look at the process.

Contact Us

Phone: 619-584-5063
Toll Free: 888-977-6763
Email: MHSProp63.HHSA@sdcounty.ca.gov

For administrative information or to provide feedback about this page, send us an email.