Plumas Rural Services

Open Monday-Friday

586 Jackson Street
711 East Main Street

(530) 283-3611
(530) 283-3647

(Excluding Holidays)
8:30am to 12:00pm
Closed for lunch
1:00pm to 4:30pm

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Plumas Rural Services is a Northeastern California community based, non-profit organization providing services and opportunities for the well being of local residents and families to improve quality of life and self sufficiency by promoting health, education, prevention and treatment.

Since 1980, we have offered services, education and support to achieve our mission. Our advocates and services reach out to all in our community to ensure that our vision of residents, families and communities in rural Northeastern California have the local resources, services and opportunities necessary to be independent, healthy and self-sufficient including accessibility to good food, shelter, employment, social networks and health services free from violence and substance abuse.

We have locations in Lassen, Modoc, Plumas and Sierra Counties.

Excel Men's Group

The new men's group, "Excel is starting on the 24th March, from 5:30pm-7:30pm, in our new conference room at 711 E. Main St., Quincy. This is a development group for men over 18yrs old. The focus for the first 5 weeks is 'Wellness' and what that means for all areas of life. Please call Dana Nowling at (530)283-2735 extension *839 to register!


First 5 Plumas & Plumas Rural Services

are offering a one day training on the Nurtured Heart Approach, Friday, May 20th.

The Nurtured Heart Approach is, "a relationship-focused methodology founded strategically in The 3 Stands™ for helping children (and adults) build their Inner Wealth® and use their intensity in successful ways. It has become a powerful way of awakening the inherent greatness in all children while facilitating parenting and classroom success." (excerpt from

See the Nurtured Heart Approach flyer for more details.


Patty Clawson, President

Kent Barrett, Vice President

Big Fish Creations
Southern Accent Catering Event Planning
Brand Specialist
TERM OF OFFICE: 02/13 to
TERM OF OFFICE: 12/13 to
JOINED: 12/2013
JOINED: 12/2013

Colleen McKeown, Secretary

Debra Moore, Secretary

The Common Good Community Foundation
TERM OF OFFICE: 4/15 TO 4/18
JOINED: 4/2015

Frank Carey, Member

Sarah Richards, Member

Community Member
TERM OF OFFICE: 3/15 to 3/18
JOINED: 3/2015




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