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File #: CONS 20-421   
Section: Consent Status: Agenda Ready
Meeting Body: City Council
Agenda Date: 9/15/2020 Final action:
Subject: Adopt Resolutions Approving Agreements with the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency and the Hayward Unified School District for School Based Mental Health Services in the Amounts of $220,000 and $120,000 Respectively and Authorize the City Manager to Execute the Agreements
Attachments: 1. Attachment I Staff Report, 2. Attachment II Resolution Approving Agreement with HCSA, 3. Attachment III Resolution Approving Agreement with HUSD, 4. Attachment IV OKOF Program Data, 5. Attachment V HUSD MH Services Program Data
DATE: September 15, 2020

TO: Mayor and City Council

FROM: Chief of Police

SUBJECT
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Adopt Resolutions Approving Agreements with the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency and the Hayward Unified School District for School Based Mental Health Services in the Amounts of $220,000 and $120,000 Respectively and Authorize the City Manager to Execute the Agreements

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RECOMMENDATION
Recommendation

That the Council:

1. Adopts a Resolution (Attachment II) approving an agreement with the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency (HCSA) for the Our Kids Our Families Program, which provides critical mental health services to youth who attend six Hayward schools; and

2. Adopts a Resolution (Attachment III) approving two agreements with the Hayward Unified School District (HUSD) for school-based mental health services at four Hayward schools and mental health crisis response at all schools; and

3. Authorizes the City Manager to execute the FY20-21 Agreement with the Health Care Services Agency; and

4. Authorizes the City Manager to execute the FY20-21 Agreement with the Hayward Unified School District for school-based mental health services and the FY20-23 Agreement for mental health crisis response and service coordination; and

5. Accepts and appropriates $340,000 ($220,000 from HCSA; $120,000 from HUSD) in payment for these school-based services.
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SUMMARY

Consistent with best practices on the most effective way to serve youth in a school setting, the Youth and Family Services Bureau (YFSB) School-Based Mental Health Programs take a broad approach to serving students by offering a continuum of interconnected school-based behavioral health services that include prevention, early intervention, and treatment for students and their families who attend Hayward Unified School District schools. The key components of the program include:

* Mental health counseling and clinical case management services for you...

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