Public Comment Period Now Open


The Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Annual Update FY 2015-2016 has been updated to include three new Innovation Project plans for approval.

The Mental Health Substance Abuse and Recovery Commission (MHSARC) opened a 30-day public comment period on March 2, 2016 for review of the MHSA Annual Update and the three new Innovation Project plans which include:

  • Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT) program expansion to adults
  • Health Ambassador Program for Youth (HAP-Y)
  • LGBTQ Behavioral Health Coordinated Services Center

A public hearing is scheduled to close the public comment period on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. MHSARC meeting time and location below:

MHSARC Meeting
225 37th Ave., Room 100
San Mateo, CA 94403

To view the updated MHSA Annual Update and Innovation Project Plans and for instructions on providing Public Comment, please visit