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Help for People

Emergency Food Bank 
5533A Skyway 
(530) 872-4357 
T/TH 9am-1pm.

Feather River Health Center

5125 Skyway 
LIFELINE PROGRAM (FRH) Emergency Response System 876-2145.

Adult Service

78 Table Mountain Blvd., Oroville                                                                                                                            (530) 538-7538
Serving all of Butte County 
M-F 7:30am-5pm

Paradise Support Group

Craig Memorial Church
2nd Wednesday of each month

Adult Day Health Care

The Peg Taylor Center for Adult Day Health Care 
124 Parmac Road, Chico 
Office hours: M-F 8am-5pm 
(530) 342-2345 
Offer health care services, support, and activities to help frail, elderly and other adults with disabling conditions. The Chico office serves Chico, Oroville, and surrounding areas.

Adult Protective Services 24 Hour Response Line

(800) 664-9774
Provide assistance to elderly and dependent adults who are victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation, as well as other services.

Alzheimers Association

2105 Forest Avenue Suite # 130, Chico
Office Hours: M-F 9am-5pm
(530) 895-9661 or 1-800-272-3900
Rebecca Robinson, Executive Director.

In-Home Supportive Services

(530) 538-7538 
To be eligible, you must be over 65 years of age, or disabled, or blind. IHSS is considered an alternative to out-of-home care, such as nursing homes or board and care facilities.

Butte County Public Health Clinic

695 Oleander St, Chico
(530) 879-3665 
78 Table Mountain Blvd. Oroville 
(530) 538-7341 M-F 8am-5pm (call for an appointment) Provide quality health information, immunizations, education and services.

Butte County Behavioral Health

Paradise Outpatient Center 805 Cedar Street, Suite B Tuesday 1:00pm (530) 877-5845 
24-hour Crisis Lines: 891-2810 or 800-334-6622 
Friendship Line (older adults): 800-971-0016.

Chico Support Group

150 Amber Grove Drive, Ste. 154
3rd Thursday of each month

Oroville Support Group

Feather River Tribal Health
3rd Wednesday of each month

The Family Place

1007 Bille Road 530 230-0211 
M-TH 10am-4pm 
Open to families with children ages 0-17.

Paradise Hospice

1289 Bille Road Office hours: 
M-TH 8am-5pm; F 8am-4pm 
(530) 877-8755 (24 hour answering service) 
Care provided at home and at our Hospice House: skilled nursing, chaplain, social workers, personal care, volunteer services for patients and their families, bereavement services and support groups. Medicare/Medi-Cal certified.

Paradise Meals on Wheels

Rebecca Williams 5974 Pentz Road 
(530) 877-8707 
Please call office for more information Nutritious meals delivered to Paradise and Magalia for anyone unable to prepare meals themselves (special diets available). Email.

Passages Adult Resource Center Information & Assistance

25 Main Street, Chico 
M-F 8am-5pm 1-800-822-0109 or 530 898-5923 
Connects older adults & caregivers with HICAP, Elder Education & Ombudsman programs available & other services.

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Salvation Army

7015 Skyway (530) 872-1534 
Food pick-up: 
M-TH 9am-12pm, 1pm-2pm Friday 9am-12pm Energy Assistance: by appointment only Assistance with emergency food & clothing.

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Senior Legal Services of Northern California/Area on Aging

541 Normal Avenue, Chico 
(530) 345-9491 or 1-800-345-9491 
(Information assistance)
M-TH 9am-12pm 1pm-5pm Fri 9am-12pm
Legal Services provided for seniors 60 and over.

Social Security Assistance

1370 E. Lassen Ave., Ste 150, Chico To make an appointment call (866) 964-7585 Medicare information (800) 633-4227 Online services: apply for benefits, print your SS statement, estimate future benefits, office locations & hours of operation, etc.

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Senior Center


  • Free Blood Pressure Checks (1st & 3rd Fri. 2nd & 4th Wed.)
  • Free Help with Medical Bills & Health Insurance & Medicare issues. (A rep from Area Agency on Aging comes 4 times a month-HICAP.)
  • Free location for AARP Driver Safety Course (Bi-Monthly)
  • Free Tax Assistance for Seniors and low income/disabled individuals. (Mondays. Feb. 8 - April 12) Free Seminars - When booked by businesses
  • Free Traveling Previews by Tour & Bus Companies
  • Bingo every Monday 1:00pm
  • Free Use of Wheel Chair, Walkers, Piano or Organ while at the Senior Center
  • Free Advice and help from Office Staff References - House cleaning, handyman, yardwork, errands, etc.

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Paradise Express B-Line Paratransit

Dispatch: 342-0221 (schedules, routes, etc.) 
A shared ride service designed to meet the needs of seniors (70+yrs) and persons with qualifying disabilities who are unable to use the B-Line fixed route services. To use the Paratransit system, you must apply and be registered through the B-line administrative office. 
Call (800) 822-8145, or go to their website. 
Customer service hours: 
Monday-Friday 5:50am-10:30pm 
Sat 7:00am-10:00pm Sun 7:50am-6:00pm

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Paradise Gleaners Senior Program

5420 Clark Road, Suite F (530) 872-0637 
Coordinator: JoAnn Bond 
Manager/Warehouseman: Bill Drinkward 
Food distribution for residents 50+ years of age Pick up 
Friday 7:30am-10am.

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