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.

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


Services

Crisis

Age Range: All ages

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

Youth Mental Health

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 Mental Health

Age Range:  Ages 12 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

Substance Use Disorder

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
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 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.