Investment in Mental Health Wellness (IMHW) Act of 2013
Increases capacity for client assistance and services through development of crisis stabilization, crisis residential treatment, and mobile crisis support team programs.
If you have any questions about the IMHW program, please contact CHFFA.
The Investment in Mental Health Wellness Act of 2013 established a competitive grant program to disburse funds to California counties or to their nonprofit or public agency designees for the purpose of developing mental health crisis support programs. Specifically, funds will "increase capacity for client assistance and services in crisis intervention, crisis stabilization, crisis residential treatment, rehabilitative mental health services, and mobile crisis support teams." The grants from the California Health Facilities Financing Authority (CHFFA) support capital improvement, expansion and limited start-up costs.
This program is no longer accepting applications. No future allocations or funding rounds are scheduled.
- Frequently Asked Questions (Version 2/2/16)
- Next Steps for Grantees
- Sample Form - Request a Disbursement
- Sample Form - Actual Expenditures Report
Note: Please contact CHFFA grant officer for your county's forms.
- Grant Application Form - Investment in Mental Health Wellness Grant Program (for reference purposes)
Investment in Mental Health Wellness Grant Program awardees must comply with California's prevailing wage law under Labor Code section 1720, et seq. for public works projects. CHFFA recommends applicants and awardees consult with their legal counsel.