We're dedicated to doing our part to make Tehama County a safe and healthy community. We're proud to partner with other local organizations who share this vision. These collaborations allow Empower Tehama to provide additional services, to collaborate on community planning or to help connect people to the services they need.
If you haven't found the help you're looking for on Empower Tehama's site, try visiting one of our community partners.
2-1-1 Tehama is the comprehensive information and referral service for Tehama County that connects its callers and website users with information about local health and human services available ranging from basic needs to recreation (many of which are free or low cost). 2-1-1 calls are answered by trained Call Specialists who are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
PATH serves all of Tehama County by working with area churches to shelter the homeless during the winter months. In addition, PATH's volunteers feed the hungry in Tehama County throughout the year.
Community Action Agency
The Tehama County Community Action Agency (TCCAA) provides services to assist in alleviating poverty in Tehama County. Services include advocacy, the Volunteer Income Assistance Program (VITA), housing assistance, and resource referrals to local non-profits.
Tehama County Social Services
Tehama County Department of Social Services (TCDSS) provides multiple assistance programs to provide families with cash aid (CalWORKs), Medi-Cal, Cal Fresh benefits (formerly food stamps), General Assistance, County Medical Services Program (CMSP), in addition to protecting children, elderly, and disabled community members.
Tehama County Health Services Agency
The Tehama County Health Services Agency is committed to a healthy community through the use of health education, prevention, assessment, early intervention, and treatment with follow-up when necessary.
Rape Crisis Intervention
Rape Crisis Intervention offers programs and services to the community related to sexual assault, with the goal of increasing public awareness. Their mission is to formulate, develop and implement services to survivors of sexual assault and their significant others.