Officer Wellness and Mental Health Grant Program


The Officer Wellness and Mental Health Grant Program, established in the 2022 Budget Act (Assembly Bill 178, Chapter 45, Statutes of 2022), provides $50 million for city and county law enforcement agencies for the purpose of improving officer wellness and expanding mental health sources. The funding may be used for any of the following purposes:

  • Establishing or expanding officer wellness units
  • Establishing or expanding peer support units
  • Services provided by a licensed mental health professional, counselor or other professional that works with law enforcement
  • Expanding multiagency mutual aid programs focused on officer wellness and mental health
  • Other programs and services that are evidence-based or have a successful track record of enhancing officer wellness

Additional information, including funding allocations, when funds will be released, and reporting requirements will be posted on this page as they become available.

If you have additional questions about BSCC’s Officer Wellness and Mental Health Grant Program, please send them to OfficerWellnessGrant@bscc.ca.govcreate new email

 

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