Butte Independent Living
Foster children face a difficult transition into adult life. We work with county placement agencies; foster parents, and other professionals by providing resources and opportunities.
We have structured our program to provide personal support as a main function including the following:
Life and employment skills training
Health and safety
Banking and consumer purchasing
Community resource knowledge
Assistance with college application, registration and financial aid
Group Learning Opportunities and Social Events
Ansell Casey Life Skills Assessment
Community service opportunities
Obtain personal documents
Work experience through ILP Store
Volunteer opportunities through ILP gives back
Who is Eligible for Butte County Independent Living Program (ILP)?
Current or former foster children
16 – 21 years of age
Referred by County Social Worker or Probation Officer
After Care Services for Emancipated Youth
One on one services via After-care Specialist
Outcome Tracking and individual support
Vocational/Life Skills Assessment
Vocational - Butte College Career Center
Initial Needs and Assessment
Toll Free Number 1-888-893-4011
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.Ralph Waldo Emerson
Independent Living Program Store
3860 Morrow Lane, Suite B Chico CA 95928
Christina Porter, M.S.W.
Butte County ILP Coordinator
530-893-1614 Ext. 240
Closed SAT and SUN.