Friday, February 5, 2016 The CSAC Bulletin
Health and Human Services
For more information, please contact Farrah McDaid Ting at 916.327.7500, ext. 558.

Don’t Miss Our Whole Person Care Webinar on February 25

CSAC, CAPH, CBHDA, CHEAC, CWDA, LHPC, SEIU California and the Corporation for Supportive Housing will be hosting a webinar to provide information to local officials interested in the Whole Person Care (WPC) Pilot opportunity presented in the Medi-Cal 2020 Waiver. The webinar will provide an overview of the WPC Pilot elements and key dates and timelines. Counties, health plans, and providers are encouraged to have their implementation teams participate. Please click here to register.

For questions, please contact Kelly Brooks-Lindsey at (916) 272-0011.


Peer Respite Grants Now Available

The California Health Facilities Financing Authority (CHFFA) is administering the Investment in Mental Health Wellness Act (SB 82, Statutes of 2013) which provided $142.5 million (General Fund) for capital outlay for Mobile Crisis, Crisis Stabilization and Crisis Residential services. As provided by SB 75, Statutes of 2015 (Committee on Budget), up to $3 million of the original appropriation may be used for capital outlay for Peer Respite sites.