Butte County, CA Assistance Programs and Resources

Butte County Housing Assistance Programs

Our housing assistance programs include HUD, housing assistance, Section 8, subsidized housing programs in Butte County.

Community Based Coalition / Day Reporting Center (DRC)- Chico

1370 Ridgewood Drive
Chico, CA - 95973
530-879-7527
This DRC is located at the Chico Parole Unit and offers programs to help clients continue their education and obtain counseling services. Some of the programs offered include GED preparation, computer literacy, life skills classes, resume/interview workshops, substance abuse treatment, anger management classes, and referrals to sober living/transitional housing. They also have a food pantry and clothing closet. Operated by the Butte County Office of Education (BCOE). Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 4 pm...

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Community Based Coalition / Day Reporting Center (DRC)

51 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA - 95965
530-532-5689
This Day Reporting Center (DRC) offers programs/services to help clients continue their education and obtain counseling services. Some of the programs offered include GED preparation, computer literacy, life skills classes, resume/interview workshops, substance abuse treatment, anger management classes, and referrals to sober living/transitional housing. They also have a food pantry and clothing closet. Operated by the Butte County Office of Education (BCOE). Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 4 pm...

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Caring Choices - Tehama County

1398 Ridgewood Drive
Chico, CA - 95973
866-703-3873
Programs/services for seniors, disabled, veterans/families of vets, those affected by CID, children with serious illness. Provides low & no cost health & wellness services, emergency food, emergency food vouchers, help in applying for food stamps, housing assistance, related supportive services and more. Call, or write, for more information and eligibility. Walk-in services not available. Main office is in Chico. Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 5 pm..

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Butte County Food Assistance Programs

Our list of food assistance programs includes: food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Butte County.

Northern Valley Indian Health - Chico/Butte County

845 West East Avenue
Chico, CA - 95926
(530) 896-9400
Provides services with a specific focus on the Native American population. Provides: medical, dental, behavioral and mental health services in the form of individual, family and group counseling, substance abuse counseling, nutrition, WIC, women's groups and employment opportunities. They also have case management services, and limited emergency only resources such as food or shelter vouchers. They accept Medi-Cal, Medicare, private insurance and also offer a sliding scale. Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 5 pm...

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Butte County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

Our financial assistance programs include rent assistance, bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, utility assistance, mortgage assistance programs in Butte County.

The Esplanade House

2505 Esplanade
Chico, CA - 95926
(530)891-2977
The Esplanade House provides a seven month transitional shelter for homeless familes located in Chico, Butte county, in Nothern California. The Esplanade House offers weekly case management, job skills training, parenting, on site day care, on site drug and alcohol counseling...

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Shalom Free Clinic - Chico/Butte County

1190 East First Avenue
Chico, CA - 95926
530-518-8300
This clinic is completely free no appointment is needed. It offers free health screenings, primary care interventions, prescription payment assistance, mental/behavioral health counseling, drug and alcohol intervention, general health issues and referrals. Also offers a luncheon buffet during open hours and a Thrift Store. Please call or visit the website for more information regarding clinic or thrift store. Hours: Sun 1 - 4 pm..

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Butte County Clothing Assistance Programs

See our list of free clothing assistance programs below.

Care Net Pregnancy Center - Paradise/Butte County

6186 Clark Road
Paradise, CA - 95969
530-876-1113
Provides a variety of pregnancy related assistance. This includes free pregnancy testing, emotional support, assistance in obtaining medical care, referrals, maternity clothes, baby clothes, diapers, furniture, post-abortion counseling and support, education about pregnancy, abortion and alternatives and abstinence education. Hours: Mon-Th 11 am - 4 pm...

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Butte County Child Care Assistance Programs

Our list of child care assistance programs include subsidized child care, day care programs in Butte County.

Legal Services of Northern California - Tehama County

PO Box 3728
Chico, CA - 95927
530-345-9491
Provides low-cost, or free, services and referrals to low income clients and seniors (age 60+): Support to families (child care/support/welfare), access to public benefits and health care, legal clinics/assistance, guardianship, evictions, small claims actions, debt collection and much more. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 5 pm, Fri 9 am - 12 pm..

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Butte County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

Our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs includes free and income based clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

AEGIS Medical Systems, Inc. - Chico

590 Rio Lindo Avenue
Chico, CA - 95926
530-345-3491
Outpatient narcotic (opiate addiction) treatment center. AEGIS offers three types of programs; 21 day short term detox, 180 day long term detox and maintenance. Accepts Medical and Medicare. Uninsured self-pay patients are able to make payments. A sliding scale system is also available. Please call for more information or to make an appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 5:00 - 9:30 am & 10:00 am - 1:30 pm..

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Butte County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

Our list of homeless programs include emergency homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for men, women, and families. Free public showers, etc

Catalyst Domestic Violence Services - Chico/Butte County

330 Wall Street, Suite 50
Chico, CA - 95927
530-343-7711
Provides domestic violence services to victims, 24 hour hot-line, emergency shelter for victims, individual counseling, support groups, children's programs, legal advocacy, temporary restraining orders for victims of domestic violence, and education and prevention programs. All services are free. HOTLINE: (800) 895-8476. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm..

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Butte County Alcohol and Drug Rehab Assistance Programs

Butte County, CA Alcohol and Drug Rehab

Local Rehab Assistance: 800-780-2294
Specialists trained to find the best treatment solutions at little to no cost. Call for location and rates for rehab.

Butte County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in Butte County.

Legal Services of Northern California - Glenn County

541 Normal Avenue
Chico, CA - 95928
530-345-9491
Services: Offers low-cost or free legal services to Butte, Tehama, and Glenn counties. Special programs designed to meet the special needs of low-income clients, including the Regional Health Rights Hotline, the Health Insurance Advice and Counseling Program, and the Northern California Ombudsman Services; Lead Counseling Programs and the National Lead Counseling Hotline; a multi-state pension assistance project; and the Sacramento County Volunteer Counseling Program . Languages: S panish too. Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Friday,  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ..

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Government and Private Assistance Programs

Housing Programs and Assistance

There are many non-profit and government based organizations dedicated to providing housing and support. We find them for you.

Food Programs

Food pantries, soup kitchens, food baskets. We find these local resources and list them.

Free clothing assistance

Thousands of churches and religious organizations offer low-cost or free drug and alcohol treatment as part of their missions.