TOMORROW: In Santa Clara County, Governor Newsom to Unveil New Framework to Care for Californians Struggling with Severe Behavioral Health Challenges, Homelessness  

Administration officials to host media call previewing Governor’s proposal ahead of event 

SANTA CLARA COUNTY – Governor Gavin Newsom will visit a mental health treatment center in Santa Clara County tomorrow to announce his proposed new framework to provide community-based care and support for Californians struggling with severe mental health and substance use disorders, many of whom are experiencing homelessness.

Ahead of the Governor’s 11:30 a.m. press conference in Santa Clara County, administration officials will host a media call tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. to preview the Governor’s proposal, see details below.

9:00 a.m. Administration officials host media conference call 

WHEN: Thursday, March 3, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. PST

WHO: California Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mark Ghaly; Senior Counselor to the Governor and Director of Intergovernmental Affairs Jason Elliott; and the Governor’s Senior Advisor on Aging, Disability and Alzheimer’s Kimberly McCoy Wade.

**NOTE: The teleconference is open to credentialed media only, reporters must RSVP to and provide the names of all participating media members to receive dial-in information for the briefing.

11:30 a.m. Governor’s press conference in Santa Clara County

WHEN: Thursday, March 3, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. PST

LIVESTREAM: @CAgovernor Twitter page, California Governor Facebook page and California Governor YouTube page.

This event will also be available to TV stations on the TVu Grid as

“CA_Governor_Pack” and on the LiveU Matrix under “California Governor.”

**NOTE: This event is open to credentialed media only, reporters interested in attending must RSVP to with names of the reporters who will be in attendance for information on covering.