Mental Health Loan Assumption Program Now Accepting Applications

Mental Health Loan Assumption Program Now Accepting Applications

MENTAL HEALTH LOAN ASSUMPTION PROGRAM (MHLAP) IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS—Additional Conference Call Dates Have Been Scheduled

Deadline for submission of your application is midnight, September 30, 2015.

Over $3.9 million is available.

This year the County of Los Angeles criteria has expanded to include personnel providing targeted case management and rehabilitative services as well as MAA and COS billing. Personnel working (but not limited to) as employment specialists, medical case workers, and occupational therapists are a few of the occupational categories that may provide such direct services and qualify to apply.

The Health Professions Education Foundation Staff is hosting Technical Assistance Calls (TAC) on:

  • September 16 – 5:00 PM
  • September 18:  7:45 AM
  • September 23 – 5:00 PM
  • September 25 – 7:45 AM
  • September 28 – 5:00 PM
  • September 29 – 7:45 AM
  • September 30 – 5:00 PM

TAC information: Conference Call # 1-866-434-5269, Access Code: 439482

We strongly encourage you to call in to clarify any questions you may have regarding the application process.

County of Los Angeles eligibility and the hard-to-fill/retain criteria can be found by clicking on the following link:  MHLAP – FY 2015-16 Cycle

For additional information regarding MHLAP, please visit the MHLAP homepage at: http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/HPEF/MHLAP.html or call (800) 773-1669.Personnel will need to register as a user on the CalREACH (access CalREACH, click Responsive Electron Application etc. and Login: New User/Former User) site to submit an application.

PLEASE NOTE: MHLAP is specifically for personnel working in the public mental health system (Department of Mental Health [DMH] and its DMH-funded contracted programs and their respective subcontractors).