If you have comments or suggestions for additional resources, please contact us at CommunityResource@csuchico.edu. We will continue to update this guide with appropriate resources in response to the needs of our community.
Immediate Action and Help
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: (800) 273-8255
The Accessibility Resource Center works with staff, faculty, students, administrators, and community members to ensure that all aspects of campus life— learning, working, and living— are universally accessible. We promote and facilitate awareness and access through accommodations, training, and partnerships.
The Hungry Wildcat Food Pantry provides nutritious food, food program assistance support and referral services for students experiencing food insecurity (those not having reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food).
The mission of Safe Place is to support and advocate for victims and survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner violence and stalking through crisis intervention, prevention education, resources and referrals.
The SHC can provide limited outpatient health services for acute, sub-acute illness, minor injuries and transitional care for chronic issues during weekdays. SHC services include basic medical care, limited mental health care, preventative care, health education, contraception, STI treatment, travel medicine and immunizations with the support of an onsite lab, pharmacy and x-ray services.
The mission of the 6th Street Center is to provide a safe place where youth experiencing homelessness can acquire the skills, resources, and opportunities, they need to transition into healthy independent living and adulthood.
Catalyst is a nonprofit organization committed to serving the needs of all victims of domestic violence and their children regardless of ethnicity, citizenship, language, religion, physical disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity or HIV status.
The Center’s community programs promote physical activity, nutrition education, and food security and provide resources and training to more than 100,000 north state residents of all ages through a variety of programs.
Planned Parenthood Northern California champions healthy communities and increases access to quality health care, information, and reproductive freedom by providing medical services, education and advocacy.
Our mission is “To provide underinsured and uninsured children, teens, and adults with health screening, primary care interventions, health service, and education. This includes physical, mental, and behavioral health services. All services are provided free of charge. We welcome and accept people of all sexual orientations, races, genders, nationalities, ages, economic standings, marital status, mental and or physical abilities, and family configurations.
The Torres Community Shelter is a large 140-bed homeless shelter in Chico, that serves men, women, and families with children. In addition to providing overnight shelter, showers, and an evening meal, we strive to help people improve their circumstance: find jobs, housing, and other support systems vital to getting back on their feet.
The HelpCentral.org website provides a way to quickly find low-cost and no-cost health and human services in Butte County. This free online resource can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by any Internet user. You can search for specific services, or browse categories to find information.
NAMI California is a grassroots organization of families and individuals whose lives have been affected by serious mental illness. We advocate for lives of quality and respect, without discrimination and stigma, for all our constituents.
For more than 20 years, the Center for Reproductive Rights has used the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill.
RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline (800.656.HOPE, online.rainn.org y rainn.org/es) in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.
Don't be a Bystander: 6 tips for Responding to Racist Attacks
This video was created by the Barnard Center for Research on Women and members of Project NIA.