Improving outcomes through community engagement

About the Grants Programs

CalMHSA has coordinated with several counties to offer funding to local organizations and individuals, through which to perform community engagement activities that help raise awareness and offer services relating to mental health and wellness. Funding opportunities are timed to coincide with Mental Health Matters Month in May, Suicide Prevention Month in September, and Mental Health Awareness Week in October.

Alameda County Grants Program

More information coming soon.

Los Angeles County Grants Program

The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health and CalMHSA are excited to announce the 2020 Community Engagement Mini Grant program, to create opportunities and events that will increase community engagement, reduce stigma, and enhance wellbeing around mental health.

For a brief video about the application process, click HERE.


Grant awardees can find information on reporting requirements and payment terms HERE.

SPRING 2020 Timeline

Sacramento County BHS Grant Program

The Sacramento County Division of Behavioral Health Services is proud to announce the 2020 Community-Driven Time-Limited Grant program. The grants are funded by Sacramento County BHS Mental Health Services Act Prevention and Early Intervention component. The grants are intended to build community capacity through prevention and early intervention activities.

Grant Application (Microsoft WORD Format)
Grant Application
(PDF Format)

Information Webinar: click HERE.