Behavioral Health


Scholarship opportunities:

Peer Scholarship Opportunity

Butte County Behavioral Health along with the other counties in the Superior Regional Partnership, CalMHSA and HCAI have developed a Peer Support Scholarship opportunity. This opportunity would award Peer Support Scholarships up to $1000 for continuing education and/or certification in exchange for service obligations in the Public Mental Health System. Follow the links for the program guide and the application. Applications are open from 6/30/23-12/31/23 and will be evaluated on a monthly basis. 

Peer Scholarship Application 

Notice of Beneficiary Handbook Updates (November 20, 2023)

The Butte County Behavioral Health Beneficiary Handbook will be soon be updated with some significant changes.  We are adding information about Peer Support Services and Mobile Crisis, as well as information regarding accessing your medical records.  The revised version will be available by January 1, 2024.  The current Beneficiary Handbook and the updated version January 1, 2024 can be found in our informing materials section of this website. 

About Us

Behavioral Health has been serving Butte County for 55 years and provides care to youth and adults. Behavioral Health treatment consists of a continuum of prevention, early intervention, treatment, and recovery support systems.

Butte County Behavioral Health provides mental health and substance use treatment to Medi-Cal beneficiaries, and provides crisis interventions to the community, regardless of insurance status.

To request services or to learn more about treatment options, you can call the 24/7 Access Line at 800-334-6622 or 530-891-2810, or visit our Get Started page.

Behavioral Health Crisis Situation? Call the 24/7 Access Line at 800-334-6622 or 530-891-2810.

If you are in a life-threatening emergency situation, dial 911.


The Administrative office ensures the mission statement is fulfilled by providing support and direction; development and implementation of programs; administers patient’s rights, Mental Health Services Act (MHSA), cultural competency; and guarantees adherence of compliance standards. Visit the Administration page to learn more about the business office and workforce resources.

Want to report a Compliance issue or have questions? Call Behavioral Health's Compliance Hotline at 866-637-4809.

Feedback, Comments, or Questions? Submit a survey online.

Genoa Healthcare Pharmacy

Located within Behavioral Health Services, next to the Search office:
560 Cohasset Avenue
Suite 110
Chico, CA 9592
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Phone: 530-715-2642

Monday through Friday
8:30 am to 5 pm

Pharmacy open, offering free delivery or curbside pick-up.

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