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Welcome to the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission

Our Role

The role of the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission (MHSOAC) is to oversee the implementation of the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). The MHSOAC is also responsible for developing strategies to overcome stigma. At any time, the MHSOAC may advise the Governor or the Legislature on mental health policy.

Our Mission

Provide vision and leadership, in collaboration with clients, their family members, and underserved communities, to ensure Californians understand mental health is essential to overall health. Hold public mental health systems accountable. Provide oversight for eliminating disparities; promote wellness, recovery and resiliency; and ensure positive outcomes for individuals living with serious mental illness and their families.

The Request for Proposal (RFP) 17MHSOAC018 for Transition Age Youth, including specifics on the funding opportunity, due date, and other information can be found here

Second Round of SB 82 Triage grants 2017 can be found here

Community Forum on the Impact and Progress of the Mental Health Services Act (Prop 63)

October 28, 2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Los Angeles City College
855 N Vermont Ave.,
Los Angeles, CA 90029
Student Union Multi-Purpose Room

Please RSVP to or (916) 445-8696

Mental Health in the News

The latest news in mental health, plus information from the MHSOAC including upcoming events and job openings.
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 09:26
Oct 19, 2017

Upcoming Events