Substance Abuse

SSG’s substance abuse programs are designed to meet the diverse needs of the community through high quality and innovative services. Programs provide an array of services related to prevention, treatment and recovery.

Below is a list of SSG’s substance abuse programs. Click on the program name for more information.

List of programs in alphabetical order:

APAIT
APAIT’s mission is to positively impact the quality of life for medically underserved communities living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS and other health disparities through culturally competent and linguistically appropriate programs in Southern California. APAIT’s vision is to advocate, educate and achieve optimal health and well-being for medically underserved communities.

Services Offered

  • Behavioral Health Services including:
    • Benefits Assistance and Case Management
    • Individual, Family and Group Mental Health Counseling
    • Outpatient Substance Use Treatment
    • Occupational Therapy
  • HIV/STD Prevention and Testing Services
  • Capacity Building and Technical Assistance
  • Community Based Participatory Research

SSG Program Since: 1987

1730 W. Olympic Blvd., Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Tel: (213) 553-1830 | Fax: (213) 553-1833
Website: www.apaitonline.org
Email: apait@apaitonline.org

Additional Location
c/o OCAPICA
12900 Garden Grove Blvd., Suite 220A
Garden Grove, CA 92843
Tel: (714) 636-1349 | Fax: (714) 636-8828

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Homeless Outreach Program Integrated Care System (HOPICS)
Homeless Outreach Program Integrated Care System (HOPICS) offers an integrated approach to addressing mental health issues, substance abuse treatment, reentry needs and homeless and housing assistance. HOPICS is the designated Community Assessment Service Center for LA County SPA 6 and the South Central Homeless Drop-In Center. Services are provided to individuals and families in South Los Angeles and surrounding areas.

Services Offered

  • Substance abuse assessments and treatment
  • Mental health Outpatient Services
  • Trauma Focused Outpatient Treatment
  • Field Capable Clinical Services for Adults
  • Medication Support
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Homeless and Housing Placement Services
  • Emergency and transitional housing
  • Eviction prevention and rental assistance
  • Reentry services
  • Intensive Case Management

SSG Program Since: 1988

5715 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90037
Tel: (323) 948-0444 | Fax: (323) 948-0443
Website: www.hopics.org
Email: info@hopics.org

Additional Locations

HOPICS San Pedro
5801 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA 90011
Tel: (323) 432-4399 | Fax: (323) 432-4398
HOPICS San West
3837 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90062
Tel: (323) 291-9906 | Fax: (323) 291-9903
c/o New Start LA UAW
3965 S. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90037
Tel: (213) 730-7900 | Fax: (323) 730-7934
c/o New Start LA
Van Nuys WorkSource Center
15400 Sherman Way, Ste. 140, Van Nuys, CA 91406
Tel: (818) 781-2522 | (818) 781-3810

Trauma Resource Center
5849 Crocker Street, Unit X
Los Angeles, CA 90003
Phone: (323) 432-4399 | Email: trc@hopics.org

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PACIFIC ASIAN ALCOHOL AND DRUG PROGRAM (PAADP)
The Pacific Asian Alcohol and Drug Program provides culturally and linguistically appropriate services for individuals, families and communities impacted by alcohol and drug abuse, addiction and dependence.

Services Offered

  • Alcohol and drug abuse prevention, treatment and recovery services
  • Outreach and education for the Asian and Pacific Islander community
  • Advocacy for youth and families

SSG Program Since: 1978

2001 W. Beverly Blvd., Suite 201, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Tel: (213) 413-1622 | Fax: (213) 413-5456
Website: www.paadp.org

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PROJECT 180
Project 180 is a forensic treatment program providing in-jail and community based services for offenders. Project 180 delivers evidenced-based programming to decrease recidivism and improve the quality of life for previously incarcerated men and women. Families and the community are also a priority, and staff work closely with court and probation to ensure that the diversion and re-entry programs provide safety and support for all. Community services are provided in Downtown Los Angeles near Little Tokyo.

Services Offered

  • Intensive case management
  • Individual and group behavior modification
  • Individual and group mental health treatment
  • Trauma recovery support
  • Substance treatment and testing
  • Couples and family therapy
  • Family reunification
  • Psychiatric care and medication support
  • Benefits assistance
  • Education placement
  • Supportive employment
  • Housing
  • Anger management
  • Life skills training
  • 24/7 crisis support

SSG Program Since: 2007

470 E. 3rd Street, Suite C, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Tel: (213) 620-5712 | Fax: (213) 621-4155
Website: www.project180la.com
Email: info@project180la.com

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WEBER COMMUNITY CENTER (WCC)
The Weber Community Center provides comprehensive outpatient mental health and substance abuse services to youth aged 0-21. The program targets at risk children and youth residing in Service Area 6 of Los Angeles County. All services are offered in English and Spanish. Probation referrals are welcome. Community service opportunities are provided free of charge.

Services Offered

  • Mental health services – individual, group and family therapy
  • Evidence-based practice models
  • Substance abuse treatment and prevention
  • Full Service Partnership – Child and TAY
  • Parenting education in English and Spanish
  • Wraparound services
  • Family enrichment and recreational activities

SSG Program Since: 2007

5849 Crocker Street, Los Angeles, CA 90003
Tel: (323) 234-4445 | Fax: (323) 234-4477

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