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File #: 12-1050    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 8/10/2012 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 8/28/2012 Final action: 8/28/2012
Title: Health and Human Services Agency, Mental Health Division, recommending the Board: 1) Ratify the signature of the Health and Human Services Agency Director on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services Community Mental Health Services Block Grant (MHBG) Program application for Fiscal Year 2012/2013, in the amount of $153,724, to address the needs of Mental Health Services clients in the County of El Dorado; and 2) Authorize the Health and Human Services Agency Director to sign the subsequent allocation documents upon award of the grant. FUNDING: California Department of State Hospitals.
Attachments: 1. A - Mental Health Services Block Grant Application FY 2012-13.pdf
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Health and Human Services Agency, Mental Health Division, recommending the Board:
1) Ratify the signature of the Health and Human Services Agency Director on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services Community Mental Health Services Block Grant (MHBG) Program application for Fiscal Year 2012/2013, in the amount of $153,724, to address the needs of Mental Health Services clients in the County of El Dorado; and
2) Authorize the Health and Human Services Agency Director to sign the subsequent allocation documents upon award of the grant.

FUNDING: California Department of State Hospitals.
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BUDGET SUMMARY:
Total Estimated Cost…………………………… $153,724

Funding…………………………………………….
Budget……………………………….…………… $153,724
New Funding……………………………………
Savings……………………………………………
Other………………………………………………
Total Funding Available………………………… $153,724

Change To Net County Cost……………………. $0

Fiscal Impact/Change to Net County Cost
There is no Net County Cost associated with this grant. Total funding for this revenue generating Agreement is $153,724. Funding from this grant was anticipated and included in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012-13 budget.

Background
The County of El Dorado Health and Human Services Agency, Mental Health Division (HHSA/MHD) has utilized Community Mental Health Services Block Grant funding since 1997 to address the needs of County minors diagnosed with serious emotional disturbance who reside in the Juvenile Hall in Placerville and the Juvenile Treatment Center in South Lake Tahoe. Services proposed include initial assessments, individual and group therapy, family sessions, and discharge planning.

Grant application materials were erroneously sent to the email address of the former Director of the Health Services Department in May. The error was identified August 9, 2012 and staff immediately responded, taking all possible actions to expedite processing of the docu...

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