Your Health & Safety
These organizations are here for our community! They are also worthy of your financial support and volunteer time! I provide these here as a courtesy and convenience. I welcome your feedback and suggestions about this page.
Gay & Sober Los Angeles Meetings
Dozens of LA/WeHo meeting addresses and locations for LGBT people in recovery and/or struggling with addiction.
The Los Angeles LGBT Center
A great resource for helping you stay healthy and safe. They offer many services.
What are PrEP and PEP?
PrEP and PEP are the HIV-prevention medicines that everyone is talking about. Many health insurance plans cover it. Find out the facts here.
6 locations in the LA area.
1-minute HIV testing, condoms/lube, support groups, PrEP/PEP navigation services, substance abuse therapy, and linkage to medical care.
Website in English or Spanish: porvida.bienestar.org
The Trevor Project
Crisis counseling and suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.
TheTrevorProject.org or call 1-866-488-7386 24 hours a day
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-8255 24 hours a day
Project Angel Food
Meals for folks who are living with AIDS, cancer, and other life-threatening illnesses.
AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA)
Provides these and other services
City of West Hollywood Social Services
Being Alive is a nonprofit client-driven organization focusing on the mental health and wellness of people living with HIV and AIDS. Our services to our client-members include a variety of no-cost programs, such as comprehensive emotional support, treatment education, prevention, advocacy, wellness and social services. Our mental health program, Antioch Alive, is the only one of its kind anywhere in the world, offering extensively trained psychotherapy counselors in HIV.
Crystal Meth Anonymous
Crystal Meth Anonymous is a non-profit, 12-step fellowship, for those in recovery from addiction to crystal meth. There are no dues or fees for membership. Membership in CMA is open to anyone with a desire to stop using drugs.