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File #: 17-0162    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 2/6/2017 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 5/9/2017 Final action: 5/9/2017
Title: Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral Health Division, recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a Proclamation recognizing May 2017 as “Mental Health Month” in El Dorado County. (Est. Time: 20 Min.) FUNDING: N/A
Attachments: 1. A - Mental Health Month Proclamation 5-9-17, 2. Executed Proclamation
Related files: 22-0717, 20-0534, 19-0498, 21-0601

Title

Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral Health Division, recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a Proclamation recognizing May 2017 as “Mental Health Month” in El Dorado County.  (Est. Time: 20 Min.)

 

FUNDING:  N/A

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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION

Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA), Behavioral Health Division, recommends the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a Proclamation recognizing May 2017 as “Mental Health Month” in El Dorado County.

 

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND

The month of May has historically been named “Mental Health Month” both nationally and in the State of California.  Since 2009, the County of El Dorado Board of Supervisors has approved a Proclamation naming May as “Mental Health Month.”

 

ALTERNATIVES

The Board could choose to not approve the Proclamation naming May as “Mental Health Month.”

 

OTHER DEPARTMENT / AGENCY INVOLVEMENT

N/A

 

CAO RECOMMENDATION

It is recommended that the Board approve this item.

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

N/A

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD FOLLOW UP ACTIONS

Clerk of the Board to return one (1) fully signed Proclamation to HHSA Contracts Unit at 3057 Briw Road.

 

STRATEGIC PLAN COMPONENT

County of El Dorado Strategic Plan Goal: “Health Communities;” Objective: “Protect against adverse outcomes among children, adults, and senior citizens.”

 

CONTACT

Patricia Charles-Heathers, Ph.D., Director