Mental Health Services Act

Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)

The Sierra County MHSA Draft Three-Year Program and Expendure Plan FY 2017/18-2019/20 is now available for the 30 day review and comment period.  The public comment period is from November 14, 2017 through December 13, 2017.  Comments may also be made during the Public Hearing to be held on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Please contact Laurie Marsh for more information or to make comments.  

Public Hearing Information:

Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 10:00 am
Sierra County Wellness Center
207 Front Street, Loyalton, CA  96118 (Posted 11-13-2017)
The Mental Health Services Act Plan 2014-2017 Fiscal Year 2016/17 Annual Update was approved by the Sierra County Board of Supervisors on December 20, 2016. Feel free to make comments by contacting Laurie Marsh at 530-993-6745 or emailing at

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.

We welcome your voice!

Sierra County Behavioral Health (formerly known as Mental Health) is currently participating in the MHSA Three-Year Program and Expenditure Plan for Fiscal Years 2017/18 through 2019/20. Please take time to fill out our survey.