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Mental Health Services to Special Education Students, PCA 25160

Senate Bill 70 (Chapter 7, Statutes of 2011) provides Special Education Local Plan Areas (SELPAs) one-time general funds to be used to provide mental health services required by an Individualized Education Program pursuant to the Federal Individuals with Disabilities Act. SELPAs determine the distribution plan of these funds.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Funds must be exclusively used to support mental health services that are (1) included within an individualized education program (IEP) and (2) provided during the fiscal year.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
The grantee is required to provide actual service and cost documentation to the California Department of Education (CDE). The grantee must provide actual service and cost data to the CDE. Invoices or other documentation must provide sufficient detail to enable the grantee to establish a link between the services claimed and each student’s IEP. Local educational agencies must have an approved Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) local plan on file with the CDE.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
0-21 Years

Funding

Legal
Authority
Senate Bill 70, Chapter 7, Statutes of 2011
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
6500 / 8590
Total Available $4,183,000
Recipient
Amount
varies
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected
Notification Date
May 25, 2010

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/as/leagrnts.asp#14468
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/as/leagrnts.asp#14468
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r18/mhs10result.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Stacey Wofford
Phone : 916-327-0844
E-mail : swofford@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Debbie Rizzo
Phone : 916-327-3676
E-mail : drizzo@cde.ca.gov
Division Special Education Division
Phone : 916-323-1323
Fax : 916-445-4108

Last Modified: May 23, 2011

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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