Support Groups

UCI Alcoholics Anonymous

Open Meetings are for Faculty, Staff, Students and community members.

Meetings are daily Monday through Friday, Noon to 1:00 PM. SOCIAL & 
BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES GATEWAY (bldg.#214), Rm 1331. The room entrance 
is located right off Pereira Drive-service road.
Cross streets: Campus Drive and Stanford Bring your lunch
Contact Donna Blue or Gary Roman for more information:
(949) 824-1451
(949) 824-6226


DeQH (South Asian LGBTQ National Helpline)

DeQH offers free, confidential, culturally sensitive peer support, information and resources by telephone for LGBTQ South Asianindividuals, families and friends around the globe.

  • Hotline Number: (908) FOR-DEQH (908-367-3374)
  • Hours: 8pm-10pm on Thursdays and Sundays, Eastern Standard Time [5-7pm PST]
  • Contact Email:


LGBT friendly AA meetings located in Garden Grove and Los Angeles.

  • 1-888-4AL-ANON (1-888-425-2666)
  • Garden Grove
    12391 Lewis Street, Ste. 102, 92804
    (714) 748-1113
  • Los Angeles
    N. Hollywood, 91601
    For meeting info: (888) 684-6444
Orange County Alcoholic Anonymous
  • Orange County Central Office
    1526 Brookhollow Dr., Ste 75
    Santa Ana, CA 92705
    (714) 556-4555
  • S. Orange County Central Office
    27281 Las Ramblas, Ste 135
    Mission Viejo, CA 82691
    (949) 582-2697
The Live and Let Live Alano Club
  • 1730 Monroe Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92116
    (619) 298-8008
Orange County California Area of Narcotics Anonymous
  • 24 Hour Helpline: (714) 590-2388

L.A. Central Office: Alcoholics Anonymous
  • 4311 Wilshire Blvd. #104
    Los Angeles, CA 90010
    (323) 936-4343
Sexual Compulsives Anonymous
Sexual Compulsives Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other, that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from sexual compulsion.
SCA is a 12-Step fellowship, inclusive of all sexual orientations, open to anyone with a desire to recover from sexual compulsion. We are not group therapy, but a spiritual program that provides a safe environment for working on problems of sexual addiction and sexual sobriety.
  • Toll-free: (800) 977-HEAL (4325)
  • Los Angeles: (310) 859-5585
  • San Diego: (619) 819-7740
Marijuana Anonymous
12-step recovery program for those wanting to quit smoking marijuana. Land and online meetings are available.
  • (800) 766-6779
Cocaine Anonymous World Service Office, Inc.
Information, referrals, and printed literature available.
  • (310) 559-5833
Heroin Hotline
Information and referral to bilingual support groups and for in/out patient treatment for heroin, cocaine, speed, and tobacco abuse. Also provides crisis intervention, literature and local referrals.
  • Hotline Open 24 Hours: (888) 234-5801
Nicotine Anonymous
Provides referrals to 12 step meetings and support group information.
  • (877)879-6422