California Children’s Services; serving all counties. Helps provide children, ages birth–21 years, with certain diseases or health problems, the health care & services they need. Connects patients with doctors & trained health care professionals & can help with items & expenses not covered by insurance. http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/ccs/pages/default.aspx.
- Butte: (530) 895-6546.
- Shasta: (530) 225-5760.
- Siskiyou: (530) 841-2132.
- Tehama: (530) 527-6824.
Enloe Medical Center Support Groups; Chico. Enloe offers numerous support groups addressing a variety of needs, from fibromyalgia to prenatal loss to head trauma to diabetes. http://www.enloe.org/community/support_groups.asp. (530) 332-6745.
Wish Fulfillment Organizations. A list of wish fulfillment organizations offering children & adults with a chronic or advanced medical condition the chance to fulfill their wishes & dreams.
http://www.tinyurl.com/WishFulfillment. (571) 483-1780 or (888) 651-3038.