Los Angeles Centers for Alcohol and Drug Abuse has been chosen as a “Top Pick Treatment Center” by http://www.theravive.com”>a network of mental health practitioners representing thousands of credentialed therapists and psychologists. Theravive’s mission is to facilitate a rapid connection between an individual in need of help, and qualified therapists who can provide counseling.
L.A. CADA’s mission is to save lives, unite families, and protect the community by providing addiction counseling and healthy living education.
We strive to attain excellence!
An Excellent Path to Recovery and Wellness
An Excellent Place to Work
For over 40 years, L.A. CADA has been providing vital treatment and prevention programs to Los Angeles County residents. Our programs are licensed and certified by the state of California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs. We offer services at five locations and reach out to those living on the streets. Services are available in both English and Spanish. Certain services are provided through agreements with the county of Los Angeles Public Health Department. In addition, MediCal, General Relief, and Health Insurances are accepted. A sliding scale is available for treatment programs and no one is turned away for inability to pay. All health education and prevention programs are offered at no-cost to the community.
What We Do:
We help people to:
stop substance abuse
gain an active recovery program
learn skills for relapse prevention
protect themselves from HIV/STD infection and transmission
get needed medical treatment and maintain good physical health
improve their mental health and coping skills
heal from the trauma of violence and abuse
build a strong family and drug free social network
obtain stable housing and employment
Outpatient and Outreach Services
Adult Treatment: Crisis intervention, Case Management, Individual and Group Sessions, Special Care for Pregnant Women and Homeless Persons.
Education Prevention: HIV/AIDS Street Outreach, Drug Diversion Classes, Parenting Classes/Groups.
Youth Treatment/Prevention: Life Skills Education Class, Drug and Alcohol Counseling, Recreation Activities, Parent Support Groups.