(888) 4AL-ANON (425-2666)
Support groups and referrals for families and children of alcoholics.
Boys and Girls Club Arches
Counseling, family support, health services, outreach and referrals. Garden Grove.
Casa Youth Shelter
10911 Reagan St., Los Alamitos.
Offers emergency-temporary shelter for youth aged 12-17. Classes for parents of teenagers and counseling. Bilingual.
Community Family Guidance Center
Therapy for children (3-17).
• Connie Wax, Individuals, Couples Family and Child Counselor
Counseling and therapy for individuals and family members of gifted children.
Free weekly meetings for families and friends of an addict or alcoholic.
Help Line Youth Counseling
Youth and family counseling offered for behavioral and gang intervention and drug/alcohol abuse.
Hoag Community Benefit Mental Health Programs
Individual, family and couples counseling. Low-sliding scale. No one is turned away due to lack of funding.
(562) 594-4555, (714) 891-8121
Group and individual counseling for youth victims of domestic violence. Programs include legal assistance and domestic-violence education classes/workshops.
(949) 303-9016, en Español (949) 303-9018
The Juvenile Alcohol and Drug Education and Decisions program.
Jewish Federation and Family Services
Long Beach, (562) 427-7916
Orange County, (949) 435-3484
Offers counseling referrals and family support groups.
Magnolia Park Family Resource Center
Counseling, parenting classes and referrals.
Mariposa Women and Family Center Counseling
Child care available.
Orange, (714) 547-6494; and San Juan Capistrano, (949) 429-6888
Straight Talk Clinic
Counseling for individuals and families. Sliding scale based on income or CalOptima insurance accepted.
The Guidance Center
Bilingual mental health assessment and treatment for low-income children and families on Medi-Cal, including individual, group, and family counseling, medication, and testing for behavioral, social, emotional, family and school problems.
Women’s Shelter of Long Beach
Offers free supportive services to children and youth victims of domestic violence.