Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Advisory Board

The Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Advisory Board provides oversight and monitoring of the local mental health, alcohol and drug system. It advocates for persons with serious mental illness and advises the governing body (Board of Supervisors) and the mental health director. Read the board's most recent annual report to the Shasta County Board of Supervisors and the board's bylaws.

Due to recent recommendations by government officials, the Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Advisory Board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, July 1, 2020 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

The next meeting of the Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Advisory Board is scheduled for Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at the Shasta County Mae Helene Bacon Boggs Conference Center, 2420 Breslauer Way, Redding CA.

 New Membership Recruitment 

We are recruiting for new members. The MHADAB provides oversight of the local mental health system and alcohol and drug programs, and is composed of community members, individuals with mental illness or drug and alcohol addictions, and family members of people living with mental illness or drug and alcohol addictions. Applicants must live within Shasta County and be available on the first Wednesday of every other month at 5:15 p.m. Complete and submit this form online if you are interested.

For more information, contact Teri Linson at 229-8062.

 Download the flyer here.

Board Members
Read about the members of the board, contact a board member, or apply to serve on the board.

Agendas and Minutes
Find current information on the activities of the board, review what will be discussed at the next meeting, or request to speak in front of the board. 

To view Shasta County's Data Notebook prepared by the California Behavioral Health Planning Council, in collaboration with California Association of Local Behavioral Health Boards/Commissions click here.

For more information about this board, contact Teri Linson or 229-8062.


Presentation: Children’s Mental Health Services in Shasta County