March 2015 Blog – Steinberg Institute and CBHDA response to Little Hoover Commission Report

Steinberg Institute and CBHDA response to Little Hoover Commission Report

What we can show now and what still needs to be done

Early this year the state’s Little Hoover Commission released a report that included a press release stating that there was a lack of data to determine if Proposition 63 is achieving its goals.CCCMHA_63_logo

On March 11th Darrell Steinberg led a press conference, joined by several county mental health leaders, to present data that shows that the Full Service Partnership program representing 40% of Proposition 63 funds is accomplishing its goals of reducing homelessness by 50% , incarcerations by 80%, emergency room use by 80% and psychiatric hospitalizations by 40%. Continue reading March 2015 Blog – Steinberg Institute and CBHDA response to Little Hoover Commission Report