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 most recent MHSA Annual Update, click on the link below.
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.
NOTICE OF INITIATION OF 30-DAY PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD
RE: MHSA INNOVATION PROGRAM PLAN
Dear Community Members and Stakeholders:
San Diego County is holding a 30-day public review and comment period for the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Innovation Program Plan.
This review period begins January 30, 2017, and closes March 1, 2017. The plan will be presented at the Behavioral Health Advisory Board meeting located at
1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA, 92101, Room 302, on Thursday, March 2, 2017, at 3:30 PM.
The MHSA Innovation Plan highlights existing and proposed programs for Innovation projects. The MHSA Innovation Plan is linked below. Please review the
summaries and send your comments, suggestions, and/or questions to either the MHSA line or email below, or use the feedback link on the page, or print and
mail the form provided.
Mental Health Services Act Comment/Question Line:
Phone: (619) 584-5094
Toll-Free: (888) 977-6763
Fax to: (619) 563-2775
Mail to: BHS, 3255 Camino del Rio South P-531C, San Diego, CA 92108, Attention: Martin Dare
ALFREDO AGUIRRE, LCSW, Director
Behavioral Health Services Division