Substance Abuse & Addiction Recovery

SUBSTANCE USE (DRUG & ALCOHOL) SERVICES GUIDE [PDF]
In addition to the resources listed below, check out the comprehensive Substance Use (Drug & Alcohol) Services Guide by clicking on the link above.

12 STEP PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous
English (323) 936-4343,  Spanish (323) 750-2039
Hearing Impaired/TDD (800) 735-2922
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org

Crystal Meth Anonymous
(877) 262-6691
www.crystalmeth.org

Marijuana Anonymous
(800) 766-6779
www.marijana-anonymous.org

Narcotics Anonymous
English (310) 390-0279, Spanish (888) 622-4672
www.na.org

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous
English (323) 570-2659, Spanish (818) 660-5034
www.sca-recovery.org

AIDS PROJECT LOS ANGELES—CRYSTAL METHAMPHETAMINE PROGRAM

APLA’s crystal methamphetamine program aims to reduce the risk of HIV infection and the social isolation caused by the use of  crystal meth. The program consists of risk-reductiontrainings, support groups and community events with gay men who use methamphetamine . For information on any of the groups call Roger Sediles at (323) 329-9908 or email rsediles@apla.org.

ALCOHOLISM CENTER FOR WOMEN
1147 S. Alvarado St.
Los Angeles, CA 90006
(213) 381-8500
www.alcoholismcenterforwomen.org  

Residential and support services for women in recovery from alcohol and drug related problems.

CHILDRENS HOSPITAL
Adolescent Medicine
5000 Sunset Blvd. Suite 540
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 669-2463

Provides substance abuse counseling and primary health care to youth 12-24 years of age. Services are free.

DIDI HIRSCH COMM. MENTAL HEALTH
Various sites @ (310) 390-6612
www.didihirsch.org  

Provides counseling, mental health and drug/alcohol abuse programs. Sliding scale fees and accepts Medi-cal, Medicare and private insurance.

FRIENDS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
1419 N. La Brea Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 463-1601
www.friendscommunitycenter.org  

Provides free outpatient substance abuse treatment for gay and bisexual men who use methamphetamine. The program combines group counseling with an intervention that gives rewards for submitting urine samples that show no recent us of methamphetamine. The program lasts six months: Phase I consists of groups three nights per week for eight weeks. Phase II consists of group one night a week for 24 more weeks.

KLEAN TREATMENT CENTER
(888) 601-6040
www.kleantreatmentcenter.com

A residential rehabilitation center that aims to address the underlying factors behind addiction. 
   
LOS ANGELES GAY & LESBIAN CENTER
Mental Health Services
1625 N. Schrader Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028-9998
(323) 993-7669
www.lagaycenter.org  

Provides addiction recovery/counseling services. To schedule an intake call (323) 993-7669.

MCINTYRE HOUSE
544 N. Kenmore Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(323) 662-0855
www.mcintyrehouse.org  

A residential substance abuse recovery and sober living program for men. Licensed by the California Dept. of Alcohol and Drug Programs. No one turned away due to lack of funds.

TARZANA TREATMENT CENTER
18646 Oxnard Street
Tarzana, CA 91356
(818) 996-1051
www.tarazanatc.org  

Mental health, substance abuse and HIV/AIDS services for youth and adults.

THE TWEAKERS PROJECT
www.tweakersproject.org  

Provides information and alternatives to the addicted person and their families and loved one’s through film, print, and the web.

TWIN TOWN TREATMENT CENTERS
8739 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 623-1477
www.twintowntreatmentcenters.com  

Outpatient alcohol and drug treatment. Government-funded services are available to young adults under the federal “Access to Recovery” program. Private pay options accept most insurance plans and/or flexible payment schedules.

UCLA VINE STREET CLINIC 
910 Vine St. 
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(866) 449-8252 or (323) 461-3106
www.uclabam.org

A group of world-class clinical researchers and providers in L.A. that specializes in clinical trials for meth addiction treatment and research along with office-based treatment for addiction to opiods, stimulants, tobacco, alcohol and marijuana.  In addition, Smart Recovery support groups meet on Thursdays at 5:00 pm.

VAN NESS RECOVERY HOUSE
1919 N. Beachwood Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90068
(323) 463-4266
www.vannessrecovery.org  

Provides residential and outpatient alcohol and drug treatment programs and education/outreach targeting at-risk populations and crystal methamphetamine use.

WEST HOLLYWOOD RECOVERY CENTER
626 N. Robertson Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 360-4833
www.thewhrc.org  

Various 12-step meetings.