NOTE: The Post Office accidentally closed the Shalom Free Clinic’s P.O. Box temporarily. If you have sent mail, including donations or volunteer applications in the last 6 weeks please resend them or drop them off at the clinic.
PO BOX 4286
Chico, CA 95927
The Post Office said they were overwhelmed with all the Paradise mail and Shalom’s mail got lost in the shuffle.
Free walk-in clinic
For all children, teens, and adults
The clinic has two locations:
- 1010 Mangrove Avenue, Suite D, Chico, CA 95928
General healthcare every Sunday from 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Alternative healthcare Wednesday 5:00-7:00 PM
- First Christian Church, 295 E. Washington Ave. Chico, CA 95928.
Mental healthcare every Sunday from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Light refreshments are served each Sunday afternoon during clinic hours.
Call 9-1-1 if you have a stroke or TIA, chest pain, or severe shortness of breath.
The Shalom Free Clinic is NOT able to treat: fractures, unstable vital signs, acute low back pain, irritable bowel disease, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, cholecystitis, lacerations, cellulitis that requires an IV/antibiotics, OB/GYN problems, Worker’s Compensation injuries, insurance physicals, or sports physicals.
The Shalom Free Clinic will see patients for a sore throat, earache, colds and flu, chronic headaches, minor trauma (if a fracture is suspected you will be referred to the Emergency Room), gastroenteritis, chronic low back pain (but not severe pain that could be due to a severe underlying problem), urinary tract infections, asthma and bronchitis, and cellulitis if it can be treated as an outpatient. Referrals will be provided, as needed.
The Shalom Free Clinic also provides the following services: smoking cessation, medication management, blood pressure control, health screenings, health education, primary care interventions, drug and alcohol interventions, mental/behavioral health counseling, prescriptions, supplies, and medications.
Alternative health care is offered every Wednesday evening from 5-7 PM at the Mangrove location, including: Energy balancing, Reiki, and other healing techniques.
Free reiki is offered on Wednesdays from 5-7 PM. Free yoga is offered on Wednesdays at 4 PM, find the schedule on the monthly calendar.