Public Health Nursing

The Public Health Nursing Division offers a wide variety of services to promote healthy behaviors. Public Health Nurses, Nutrition Specialists, Therapists, Assistants and Clerks work together toward improving the health of communities in Butte County. Services are funded by local, state and federal grants. Activities are coordinated with other agencies and partners in the community to provide high quality services to families.

Learn More About Our Programs:

CalFresh Nutrition Assistance Program

Teen Safe Driving - Traveling Safely Through Life

Breastfeeding Support

California Children's Services Program (CCS)

Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (CLPPP)

Compulsive Hoarding

Low Cost Child Car Seats

Maternal Child and Adolescent Health Resources

Nursing Services for Foster Care Children

Public Health Clinic Services and Immunizations

Pregnancy Support

Substance Abuse

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Career Opportunities for Nurses

Are you looking for an exciting career focusing on community wellness and disease prevention? The County of Butte is seeking qualified candidates for the following programs: Communicable Diseases, Case Management, Senior Health, and Immunizations. Full-time and part-time positions are available. No weekend or evening shifts. Excellent benefits. Salary range: $21.45 - $30.94 per hour. Apply immediately to Butte County Human Resources Department at (530) 538-7651. For more information, call (530) 538-2147 or (530) 538-7831.

Butte County Department of Human Resources Webpage