Mental Health Services Act

The MHSA FY 18/19 Annual Update is now available for public review and comments.  Comments made during the 30 day review process are included in the MHSA FY 18/19 Annual Update with Comments and Corrections.  Public Comments will continue to be accepted until August 8, 2018 at 5:00 PM.  The new text is highlighted under Community Planning, Workforce Education and Training, and the Capital Facilities components.  Please feel free to contact Laurie Marsh for more information, comments or questions.  Phone:  530-993-6745 Email

Special Meeting August 9, 2018

A Special Meeting to receive comments and to approve the MHSA FY 18/19 Annual Update with Comments and Corrections will be held at the Sierra County Wellness Center in Loyalton.  The Wellness Center is located at 207 Front Street, Loyalton, CA  96118.  The meeting will begin at 9:30  AM.

What is the Mental Health Services Act?

On November 2nd, 2004, California voters approved Proposition 63, known as the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). This ballot initiative provided funds to transform the way public mental health services are provided.

Please view the Mental Health Services Act.

Public Input & Feedback

Input is encouraged and welcomed from community members and persons who receive services through the Behavioral Health Department. All input, suggestions, concerns, and questions presented will lead to a draft annual update.

The Mental Health Service Act Coordinator encourages people to contact her directly with any questions, comments, and/or suggestions regarding the Mental Health Services Act.