Behavioral Health

Our Mission: "Partner with individuals, families and the community for recovery from serious mental health and substance abuse issues and to promote wellness, resiliency and hope."

Behavioral Health provides services for individuals in crisis, for youth, for adults and for alcohol and drug treatment.  Services are provided in Chico, Paradise, Oroville, Gridley and rural communities. We are here to Help.

Behavioral Health

If you are experiencing a behavioral health crisis situation, please call 800.334.6622 or 530.891.2810. If you are in a life threatening emergency situation, dial 9-1-1.

 

May is Mental Health Matters Month




 

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NAMI Family Support Group- Meets 1st Tuesday of each month @ 109 Parmac Rd, Suite 1, Chico, 6:30-8pm

 

The Disparities Project: LGBTQ Town Hall @ Chico Guild Hall 2775 Nord Ave., Chico, 6-9pm

Butte Parent Café @ Chico Jr. High,

280 Memorial Way, Chico, 6-8pm

 

Mothers Strong Walk @ Degarmo Park, Chico, 9:30-11:30am

Mental Health Resource Fair @ Table Mountain Masonic Lodge, 5934 Clark Rd, Paradise, 11am-2pm

Caregiving for the Mentally Ill: National Alliance for Mental Illness, @ Sierra Nevada Big Room, Chico, 1-3pm

 

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Butte County Board of Supervisors Meeting: Mental Health Awareness Proclamation @ 25 County Center Dr., Oroville, 9am

 

The Aging Brain by Passages @ 545 Vallombrosa, Chico 9:30am-2pm

Kids Mental Health Carnival @ 2733 Wyandotte Ave, Oroville, 3-5pm

Erase the Stigma of Mental Illness @ Chico Elks Lodge, 1705 Manzanita Ave, Chico, 6:30-9pm

 

Mental Health Resource Fair @ Chico Library, 1108 Sherman Ave, Chico, 11am-2pm

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NATIONAL PREVENTION WEEK

 

 

The Hub: Wellness in the Park @ Bille Park, Paradise, 11am-3pm

Hmong Stand-up to Mental Health BBQ@ 105 Hammon Park Dr, Oroville, 10am-1pm

Behavioral Health Board Meeting @ 109 Parmac Rd, Chico, 3-5pm

Wellness Stations and Discussions @ African American Family & Cultural Center, 3300 Spencer Ave, Oroville, 5:30-7pm

Grand Rounds Cultural Training: Hmong Cultural Center, 1940 Feather River Blvd, Oroville, 3-5pm

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training @ Day Reporting Center,

780 Antelope Blvd, Red Bluff, 8am-4:30pm

Register here

National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day Register here

 

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training @ Day Reporting Center,

780 Antelope Blvd, Red Bluff, 8am-4:30pm

Mental Health Resource Fair@ Oroville Library, 1820 Mitchell Ave, Oroville, 11am-2pm

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MediCare Information @ African American Family & Cultural Center, 3300 Spencer Ave, Oroville, 10-11:30am

Promotores Community Resource Fair @ WIC, 239 Sycamore St Gridley, 5-7pm

 

Mental Health Matters Day @ the Capital, Sacramento, time TBA, *Field-Trip provided by The HUB in Paradise

 

 

 

 

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A Mental Wellness Conversion @ African American Family & Cultural Center, 3300 Spencer Ave, Oroville, 5:30-7pm

 

Wellness & Recovery Fair @ Iversen Center, Chico, 11am-3pm

 

 

 

For more information please visit:

 Initiatives

 Local Partners

 Tehama County Health Service Agency Events:

http://www.tehamacohealthservices.net

Indicates a program, service, or initiative funded by the Mental Health Services Act

Get Started

How to Get Started with non-crisis services for you and your family.  See a full explanation of How to Get Started.

Step 1

Call our office at 530.891.2810. During the phone conversation, we will ask you whether your needs are urgent and what type of help you are looking for. 

Step 2

Once we have determined how we can best serve you, we will schedule a follow-up appointment to better understand your specific needs.

Step 3

At your follow-up appointment, we will connect you or your family member to the types of services that you and your counselor agree will help most. 

Services & Programs

Crisis Services

Age Range: All ages

View a full list of Crisis Phone Lines and Crisis Services.

Youth Services

Age Range: Ages 0 to 17

View a full list of Youth Services.
View a full list of Adult Services by location: Chico, Gridley, Oroville, Paradise.

  • Prevention Services
  • Outpatient Counseling and Medication Support.  Find a Youth Outpatient Center near you.
  • Wraparound Services
  • Dual Diagnosis Counseling
  • Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS)
  • School-based CounselingHousing and Employment Support for Transitional Youth
  • Homeless Services
  • Culturally Specific Outreach and Treatment

Adult Services

Age Range:  Ages 18 and over

View a full list of Adult Services.
View a full list of Adult Services by location: Chico, Gridley, Oroville, Paradise.

  • Outpatient Counseling and Medication Support. Find an Adult Outpatient Center near you.
  • Supported Employment
  • Wellness and Recovery Centers
  • Prevention and Outreach Treatment Programs
  • Culturally Specific Outreach and Treatment Programs
  • Dual Diagnosis Counseling

Adult Substance Use Services

Age Range: Ages 18 and over

View a full list o Adult Substance Use Services. 
View a full list of Adult Services by location: Chico, Oroville.


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AB1299 Point of Contact for Butte County: AB1299@buttecounty.net 530.879.3367


 Support Lines

Behavioral Health Crisis Lines
24 hours a day / 7 days a week
800.334.6622, or
530.891.2810

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.TALK (8255)

Veterans Crisis Line
1.800.273.8255 (press 1)  

Friendship Line (older adults)
800.971.0016

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ+)
866.488.7386

North Valley Talk Line

4:30pm to 9:30pm / 7 days a week
855.582.5554

 Locations & Hours

Butte County Behavioral Health Administration
3217 Cohasset Rd
Chico, CA 95973
Monday – Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm

Excludes Holidays
View all Locations

 Get Started

Call the Behavioral Health Access Line at 530.891.2810 to get started.

During the phone conversation we will ask whether your needs are urgent and what type of help you are looking for.

See the three steps for getting started.