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The Health Agency is actively responding to COVID-19 and continuing to provide other essential services. Please see updates from Animal Services, Behavioral Health, Public Guardian and Public Health

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Templeton High School Friday Night Live Members. Click to view article, San Luis Obispo County Friday Night Live Youth Flip the Script on Underage Drinking

San Luis Obispo County Friday Night Live Youth Flip the Script on Underage Drinking

Local youth work to reduce underage drinking and expose the truth about alcohol use.

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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.

Image of Morro Bay from Prefumo Canyon Road at sunset. Click to view article, Mental Health Services Act Annual Update and Three Year Plan Approved

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.

Teen driving a car.  Click to view article, County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health Department Receives Funding for Youth Traffic Safety Education Program

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.