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County Releases Suicide Prevention Plan for Public Comment

The County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health Department, in partnership with the Suicide Prevention Council, has made its draft Suicide Prevention Plan available for public review and comment until Wednesday, April 21, 2021.

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Behavioral Health Looks for Feedback Amidst Pandemic

The County of San Luis Obispo’s Behavioral Health Department has released a survey for clients to give feedback on services received during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Mental Health Services Act Annual Update and Three Year Plan Approved

The Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Annual Update and Three-Year Plan for Fiscal Years 2020-23 for San Luis Obispo County's Mental Health Services Act activities was approved by the County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, January 5, 2021.

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County Publishes MHSA "Innovation" Program Evaluation

The Behavioral Health Department is excited to publish an evaluation of Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)-funded Innovation programs for the fiscal years of 2016-2020. This evaluation was conducted by faculty and students from the Master of Public Policy program at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) at San Luis Obispo.

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County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health Department Receives Funding for Youth Traffic Safety Education Program

Funding from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) provides program to prevent SLO County youth traffic related injuries and deaths.