That with respect to Report CPS2020-1027, the following be approved:
The Standing Policy Committee on Community and Protective Services recommends that Council authorize Administration to expend the remaining $8 million of the previously earmarked Community Action on Mental Health and Addiction funds that were committed to support community-based programs with:
a. Up to $3 million being allocated in 2021 to maintain programs currently-funded through the Prevention Investment Framework with a Mental Health and Addiction lens that are demonstrating positive outcomes, and
b. The remaining $5 million to be invested as per the original Notice of Motion over the next three years in alignment with the Community Action on Mental Health and Addiction strategy and in accordance with existing funding processes.