August Funding Opportunities – Juvenile and Gangs

APPLY NOW: Funding Opportunities through the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Gang Suppression Planning Grants Program: Applications are due by August 27, 2018. Gang Suppression: A Law Enforcement and Prosecutorial Approach to Address Gang...

August Funding Opportunities – Health Care

Department of Health Care Services Through the direction and guidance of Senate Bill (SB) 840, The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) will provide Counties with one-time funding for local activities relating to individuals with serious mental illness and who...

August Resources

SAMHSA: Youth Move National Presents Strategic Sharing Strategic Sharing is a method of telling your story safely and effectively in order to achieve a goal. Basically, it’s a process for sharing your lived experience with others in a manner that keeps you safe from...

Important Updates to the California’s 2018–19 State Budget

California’s State Budget: The Enacted 2018–19 Budget On June 27, 2018, Governor Brown signed the 2018–19 Budget Act, which includes $201.4 billion in spending. General Fund appropriations total $138.7 billion, an $11.6 billion (or 9.2%) increase over the revised...

August Program Highlight

San Joaquin County Mental Health Court We would like to thank San Joaquin County and Judge Vlavianos for allowing us to come and observe Mental Health Court. The Council on Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health staff and Executive Officer, Stephanie Welch recently...

August – In the News

It costs $126.06 per day to house an inmate at the Sacramento County Main Jail, said sheriff’s spokesman Shaun Hampton. A “basic life support” ambulance ride in California costs about $600, according to a recent study. Costs of other services, such...