Public Health

The mission of the Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD) is to protect the public through promoting individual, community, and environmental health. This is achieved by providing a wide range of services in more than 50 programs including: women and children’s health, communicable and infectious diseases, planning for and responding to disasters, healthy and safe animals, and protecting natural resources while improving the environment.

Public Health Maternal & Child Health

Our Public Health Nursing Division administers a variety of programs related to Maternal and Child Health.  The programs consist of the following:


California Children's Services (CCS)

CCS provides case management and physical and occupational therapy to children 0-21 years of age with CCS medically eligible conditions.


Child Health & Disability Prevention (CHDP)

The Child Health & Disability Prevention program (CHDP) provides physical exams for babies, children, teens and young adults.


Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (CLPPP)

The Butte County Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (CLPPP) conducts outreach and education about lead poisoning and provides nurse case management in the event of a lead poisoned child.


Maternal Child Adolescent Health Program (MCAH)

The Maternal Child Adolescent Health Program (MCAH) goal is to help protect and improve the health of Butte County's reproductive age women, infants, children, adolescents and their families.


SIDS/SUID Support & Info

The SIDS/SUID Support information will help you keep your baby safe from suffocation, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and accidents during sleep.


For more information on these programs you may visit the specific webpage for that program.

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Butte County Public Health
Phone: 530.538.7581
Fax: 530.538.2164

Report a Health Emergency, 24-Hour Line

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 Locations and Hours - Right Pane

Butte County Public Health
202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Except Holidays

 News & Events - Right Pane
Public Health Department

202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Report a Health Emergency
24-Hour Line: 530.538.7581

Cathy A. Ravesky, Director
Mark A. Lundberg, M.D., M.P.H., Health Officer
Public Health Leadership Team