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Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)


Recovery Oriented Treatment Services

Services traditionally provided in the mental health system including screening and assessment, clinical case management, individual or group therapy and medication management.  These services support the MHSA’s philosophy that mental health needs are not defined by symptoms but rather by a focus on achieving, maintaining, and promoting the overall health and well-being of the individual and family.

Full Service Partnership Programs

Full Service Partnership (FSP) programs reflect an intensive and comprehensive model of case management based on a client- and family-centered philosophy of doing “whatever it takes” to assist individuals diagnosed with SMI or SED to lead independent, meaningful, and productive lives. Services include integrated, recovery-oriented mental health treatment; intensive case management and linkage to essential services; housing and vocational support; and self-help.

Target Population

Lead Agency


Children & Adolescents

Seneca SF Connections

Offers wraparound services to help children and their families achieve stability and increase access to community resources

Family Mosaic Project

Provides intensive case management and wraparound services in the Bayview, Mission, and Chinatown neighborhoods


Family Service Agency

Provides physical health care, mental health treatment, medication management, employment assistance, housing support, and peer support

Community Behavioral Health Services - TAY

Conducts intensive services (e.g., training on independent living skills, mental health and substance abuse counseling) with youth transitioning out of foster care and the child welfare system


Family Service Agency

Conducts wellness and creative arts workshops, holds community cultural events, offers support groups, and organizes healing circles for African Americans living in the Bayview, Oceanview, and Western Addition neighborhoods

Hyde Street
Community Services

Implements mental health promotion efforts to homeless individuals in the Tenderloin who have not successfully engaged with outpatient services and frequently experience multiple co-occurring disorders

SF Fully Integrated Recovery Service Team

Provides services (e.g., individual or group therapy, medication management) to individuals with SMI who have been homeless for an extended time

UCSF Citywide Case Management Forensics

Provides consultation, services, screening and assessment, and other mental health services to adults who are engaged with the Behavioral Health Court

Older Adults


Family Service Agency

Serves older adults ages 60 and above who need specialized geriatric services related to mental health  and aging

Trauma Recovery

Trauma Recovery programs address the need for community-based, client-driven therapeutic interventions for individuals, families and communities who are impacted by violence.  MHSA-funded lead agencies partner with community response networks and frontline violence response programs.

Lead Agency



Instituto Familiar de la Raza (IFR)


La Cultura Cura –
Trauma Recovery
and Healing Services

Provides trauma recovery and healing services (e.g., assessment, grief counseling, crisis response, collateral intervention) to youth between ages 14 to 25 and their families, particularly to residents in the Mission District and Latinos citywide

Urban Services YMCA


Trauma and Recovery Services

Offers comprehensive mental health, clinical case management, and outreach services to youth, families, and communities affected by violent events

Behavioral Health and Juvenile Justice Integration Programs

Since 2010-11, all youth detained for more than 72 hours at San Francisco’s Juvenile Justice Center are assessed for behavioral health needs (see Exhibit 15).  Any identified needs are presented to the Juvenile Probation Department to be addressed in case planning with local courts. MHSA funds additional psychiatric services in the Youth Guidance Center Clinic – a clinic providing free primary health care, case management and psycho-social services to incarcerated youth ages 8-18. Youth exiting the Juvenile Justice Center may be referred to MHSA funded case-management and mentoring.

Lead Agency



Seneca Center

AIIM (Assess, Identify Needs,
Integrate Information,
& Match Services) Higher

Provides data-driven assessment, planning, and linkage services to connect probation-involved youth with mental health needs to community-based services

Youth Justice Institute

& Mental Health for Youth

Provides comprehensive mental health, mentoring, and after care services for youth involved in the juvenile justice system

San Francisco
Department of Public Health

Youth Guidance Center Clinic

Conducts assessments and provides medication management for youth involved in the juvenile justice system

Prevention and Recovery in Early Psychosis (PREP)

PREP is an early intervention treatment program for schizophrenia and early psychosis for individuals between the ages of 16 and 30 to support symptoms remission, active recovery, and full engagement with co-workers, peers, and family members. PREP is a partnership involving five agencies. The lead agency is Family Service Agency, UCSF and the Mental Health Association of San Francisco are primary partners, and Larkin Street Youth Services and the Sojourner Truth Foster Care Agency work with special populations of at-risk youth (i.e., foster care and homeless youth). PREP treatment services include the following: algorithm-based medication management, cognitive rehabilitation, cognitive behavioral therapy for early psychosis, multi-family groups (MFG), strengths-based care management, and neuropsychiatric and other advanced diagnostic services.

Dual Diagnosis Residential Treatment

Dual diagnosis residential treatment and support is provided by HealthRIGHT 360.  Services are provided to individuals who do not have Medi-Cal coverage and who would otherwise not be eligible for services.

Behavioral Health Access Center

Provides centralized referral and linkage to services through the co-location of five behavioral health programs including, 1) Mental Health Access, for authorizations into the Private Provider Network, 2) the Treatment Access Program, for assessment and placement into addiction and dual diagnosis treatment, 3) the Offender Treatment Program, (formerly SACPA Prop 36), for placement of mandated clients into addiction and dual diagnosis treatment, 4) COPE/OBIC for evaluation and placement into Opiate Replacement Therapy, and 5) the CBHS Pharmacy.