Payment for Mental Health Services

You cannot be refused services due to an inability to pay. Non-Medicaid services are provided by community centers on a "sliding scale" basis, as determined by center staff using prescribed guidelines. In order to receive Medicaid services, individuals must first be determined to be eligible. If it is determined that you may be eligible to receive Medicaid benefits, and you are not currently enrolled in Medicaid, staff at your local mental health authority will assist you in applying for Medicaid.

You can also review the rule entitled "Charges for Community Based Services", or you can contact your local mental health authority for additional detai

Last updated September 27, 2017