Mental Health

The League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara supports comprehensive, flexible and effective mental health legislation and programs for adults and children needing preventive help, maintenance, treatment and rehabilitation.
Position History: 

Amended 1979 and 1990; Updated 1997.


  • Improved financing, including state and county financial aid for locally administered mental health programs.
  • Coordination of services among agencies serving clients.
League to which this content belongs: 
Santa Barbara