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Mental Health Services to Special Education Students

Funding supports mental health services provided to Special Education Students by Special Education Local Plan Areas (SELPAs), in accordance with the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Funds must be exclusively used to support mental health services that are included within an individualized education program (IEP).
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Grantees must provide documentation with sufficient detail to enable California Department of Education (CDE) 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 local plan on file with the CDE.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, 0-21 Years

Funding

Legal
Authority
Budget Act Item 6110-161-0890, Schedule (4) Provision 7.5; Public Law 108-446, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part B, Section 611; Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 84.027A
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
3327 / 8182
Total Available $51,750,000
Recipient
Amount
Varies according to funding formula
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Assembly Bill 1497, Chapter 29, Statutes of 2012, requires CDE to allocate funds consistent with an allocation plan summarized in Provision 7.5 of Budget Act Item 6110-161-0890.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected
Notification Date
November 1, 2012

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/mhs12results.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: October 24, 2012

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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