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.

Substance Use Services by Location

Services in Chico

Outpatient Centers

Age Range: Ages 18 and over

Outpatient Centers provide assessment, diagnosis, and treatment to individuals facing substance abuse challenges. Treatment includes individual and group counseling. Referral to community resources and self-help groups are also provided. Learn more about the Outpatient Centers.

Chico Adult Services
564 Rio Lindo Avenue
Chico, CA 95926

530.879.3950

Mothers and/or Pregnant Women Program

Stepping Stones (Perinatal Program) In collaboration with Butte County Department of Employment and Social Services (DESS), is an outpatient program that provides substance abuse treatment to women who are pregnant or parenting children. Learn more about Stepping Stones.

556 Cohasset Road
Chico, CA 95926

530.891.3251
Fax: 530.895.2633

Treatment Court Programs

Age Range: Ages 18 and over
Learn more about Treatment Court Programs.

  • Drug Court
  • Family Treatment Court
  • Offender Treatment Program (OTP)

564 Rio Lindo Avenue
Chico, CA 95926
530.879.3950

Services in Oroville

Outpatient Centers

Age Range: Ages 18 and over

Outpatient Centers provide assessment, diagnosis, and treatment to individuals facing substance abuse challenges. Treatment includes individual and group counseling. Referral to community resources and self-help groups are also provided. Learn more about the Outpatient Centers.

Chico Adult Services
564 Rio Lindo Avenue
Chico, CA 95926

530.879.3950

Mothers and/or Pregnant Women Program

Stepping Stones (Perinatal Program) In collaboration with Butte County Department of Employment and Social Services (DESS), is an outpatient program that provides substance abuse treatment to women who are pregnant or parenting children. Learn more about Stepping Stones.

2167 Montgomery Street
Oroville, CA 95965

530.693.2172
Fax: 530.538.7315

Treatment Court Programs

Age Range: Ages 18 and over
Learn more about the Treatment Court Programs.

  • Drug Court
  • Family Treatment Court
  • Offender Treatment Program (OTP)
2430 Bird Street
Oroville, CA 95965

530.538.7277

Crisis Line

 Contact BHD

Behavioral Health

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

Friendship Line (older adults)
800.971.0016

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ)
866.488.7386

4:30pm to 9:30pm / 7 days a week
North Valley Talk Line
855.582.5554

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 Locations & Hours

Main Location
Chico, CA

Main Location
Oroville, CA

Excludes Holidays
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 News & Updates

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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.