Community engagement and support, particularly with people who have lived experience (behavioral health condition or homelessness experience), would be considered a best practice. Engaging community partners increases referrals, care coordination, and the individual’s...Each application should be attached to a single address. One address can include several facilities. One project can contain multiple facilities. Applicants are required to submit a unique application and budget for every project.The state retains the right of approval on any and all projects and will review on a case-by-case basis. At a bare minimum, a real estate transaction must be legal and must support the health and safety of the project’s stakeholders and clientele.Remodeling an existing facility is an allowable project under BHCIP and CCE as long as it results in an expansion that will allow the facility to serve a greater number of the target population. Repairs to an existing licensed ARF or RCFE that does not result in an...Yes, prevailing wage requirements do apply to some of the pre-development activities, such as geo-technical studies performed by civil engineers, surveys, and inspections. Applicants might want to contact prevailing wage experts such as...You are encouraged to contact the Community Care Licensing Division within CDSS to discuss changes or updates to your license when you propose changes to your facility.