Help for People
Emergency Food Bank
LIFELINE PROGRAM (FRH) Emergency Response System 876-2145.
78 Table Mountain Blvd., Oroville (530) 538-7538
Serving all of Butte County
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
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
Provide assistance to elderly and dependent adults who are victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation, as well as other services.
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
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
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
Open to families with children ages 0-17.
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
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.
7015 Skyway (530) 872-1534
M-TH 9am-12pm, 1pm-2pm Friday 9am-12pm Energy Assistance: by appointment only Assistance with emergency food & clothing.
Senior Legal Services of Northern California/Area on Aging
541 Normal Avenue, Chico
(530) 345-9491 or 1-800-345-9491
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.
- 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.
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:
Sat 7:00am-10:00pm Sun 7:50am-6:00pm
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