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.

Oroville Drop-In Center

The Drop-In Center is a place for community members and clients to meet in a warm and supportive environment. Our purpose is to provide a place for self-improvement, peer-support, education, socialization, fun activities and community awareness about mental health, and alcohol and drug issues. 

The center has ongoing, no cost activities including:

  • Weekly groups
  • Finding support from others with similar life issues
  • Opportunities for becoming a working member
  • Socialization and recreation


18 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

530.538.6022 or 530.538.7705
Monday thru Thursday
8:30am to 2:30pm

Crisis Line

 Contact BHD

Behavioral Health

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

Friendship Line (older adults)

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ)

4:30pm to 9:30pm / 7 days a week
North Valley Talk Line

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 Locations & Hours

Main Location
Chico, CA

Main Location
Oroville, CA

Excludes Holidays
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 Help Lines

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 Get Started

Call Behavioral Health 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.