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Summary Details Behavioral Health Issues in Governor’s Proposed 2021-22 Budget

For behavioral health directors

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CHA has issued a detailed summary, prepared by Kirsten Barlow Consulting, of behavioral health issues in the Governor’s fiscal year 2021-22 budget proposal.  

The summary contains details of the following budget categories: 

  • Medi-Cal and Community Behavioral Health Care 
  • Student Mental Health 
  • Master Plan for Aging 
  • Health Equity 
  • Health Care Affordability 
  • Homelessness 
  • State Hospitals 
  • Public Safety and Justice 
  • Cannabis Fund 
  • County Behavioral Health Revenue Estimates 

The entire state budget proposal can be found here.  

Questions can be directed to Sheree Lowe at or Barb Glaser at