Southern California has six county groups – Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego and Ventura County Sober Living Coalitions. The L.A. County Coalition, due to its size, is organized as five local area chapters. Riverside County also has a Desert area Chapter.
Want to join your local sober living coalition?
For operators of sober living homes in one of these Southern California Counties, we’ve created a whole section just for you. If we don’t currently have a Coalition in your county, give us a call.
Coalitions and chapters meet on a regular basis. Meetings are open to everyone.
Local Sober Living Coalition and Chapter meetings
Orange County Sober Living Coalition – Currently meeting with the Long Beach Coalition
Location: 3rd Friday of every month at 10:00 AM – MWA Club – 835 East 33rd Street, Signal Hill, CA 90755
Riverside County Sober Living Coalition – 1st Wednesday of each month at 9:00 A.M.
Location: Riverside County Department of Mental Health – 2085 Rustin Ave., Riverside, CA 92507
Riverside County Desert Chapter (Coachella Valley Members) – 3rd Friday of each month at 10:00 AM.
Location: Riverside Behavioral Mental Health Office – 74923 Hovley Lane East, Palm Desert, CA 92260
San Bernardino County Sober Living Coalition – 1st Wednesday of every odd month at 2:00 PM.
Location: Mental Health Systems, Inc. – 1076 South Santo Antonio, Suite B, Colton, CA 92324
San Diego County Sober Living Coalition – current and potential members are currently attending either Orange or Riverside County Coalition meetings.
Please contact The Sober Living Network office for more information – Candy 951-907-3660
Ventura County Sober Living Coalition -3rd Monday of each odd month from 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Location: 906 North Ventura Blvd., Ventura, CA 93001
San Fernando Valley/Antelope Valley Chapter – 3rd Friday of each EVEN month at 12:30 PM.
High Road Program Offices – 14430 Sherman Way, Van Nuys, CA 91405
West LA/Hollywood Chapter – 1st Friday of each EVEN month at 11:30 AM.
Locatioin: West Hollywood Library 625 N San Vicente Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069 – 2nd floor, large conference room.
San Gabriel Valley Chapter – 4th Thursday of each month at 6:15 PM.
Location: – 667 w. Holt ave. in Pomona, Ca.
Los Angeles Metro/South L.A. Chapter – 1st Friday of each even month at 10 AM
Location: Trinity House – 11217 State Street, Lynwood, CA 90262
Long Beach/South Bay Chapter – 3rd Friday of every month at 10:00 AM.
Location: MWA Club – 835 East 33rd Street, Signal Hill, CA 90755
Each Coalition has codes of ethics and acceptance guidelines. The Coalition organizations administer the assessment programs that ensure health, safety, cleanliness, management and ethical guidelines. Coalitions also administer dispute and grievance resolution programs, addressing complaints from residents, former residents and from the general public. Local coalition and chapter meetings are valuable opportunities for members to exchange information and to discuss regulatory, addiction/recovery, health care and recovery programs.
The Sober Living Network provides a great deal of expertise, which forms the basis for training workshops on sober living management, available to the general public. The Network also provides a clearinghouse on matters of importance to various recovery issues. We are a resource in the regulatory and legislative arena as well, from local zoning ordinances to statewide licensing and regulation. Board Members and staff are often called upon to give testimony, meet with government officials and provide other assistance in forming public policy.
The Network increases the public’s understanding of the need for quality sober living services, and the increased funding of these services to the community. Sober living is effective and cost-beneficial in helping people achieve long-term recovery. Achieving an increased public awareness and understanding is necessary to attract resources needed to provide sober living opportunities to all who need them.
The Network is also supportive of the revival of community-based recovery support services. The Venice Recovery Center (VRC) was established and is supported by the Network. Day-to-day operations are managed by a volunteers. Currently the VRC hosts over 30 recovery support activities each week.
Sober Living Network Membership
Membership donations are $35 annually to $1000 lifetime. Donations are welcome from individuals and businesses. Memberships are individual donations to the Network and do not provide coalition membership for sober living homes. All those who are supportive of community recovery support resources are welcome, and invited to join us.
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