Friday, February 04, 2011

Substance abuse prevention and treatment services

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles is offering free substance abuse prevention and treatment services. Services include screening and assessment, prevention education (individual and group counseling), treatment (individual, family, and group therapy), AOD free activities for youth, and training for parents, teachers, and community providers.

Services are available at the CHLA location at 5000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 540, (in the Citibank Building on the corner of Sunset & Alexandria). Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To make an appointment, call (323) 361-2463.

For an initial screening/assessment, walk-in hours are Tuesdays from 9 a.m. until 1 a.m. No appointment is necessary for walk-in hours.

For more information, contact Coreena Hendrickson at