San Joaquin County
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Duties

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  • Review and evaluate the community's mental health needs, services, facilities, and special problems.
  • Review any County agreement entered pursuant to Section 5650.
  • Review and approve the procedures used to ensure citizen and professional involvement at all stages of the planning process.
  • Submit an Annual Report to the governing body on the needs and performance of the County Mental Health system.
  • Review and make recommendations on applications for the appointment of a local Mental Health Director.
  • Review and comment on the County's performance outcome data & communicate its finding to the State Mental Health Commission.
  • Other duties as transferred by the governing body.