Supportive

Below are some resources for various quit programs, support groups and counseling options. For more extensive information about these programs, refer to the California Smokers’ Helpline Tobacco Cessation and Education Resources in Los Angeles.

Adventist Medical Center (in Glendale)

  • Support groups
  • 7-weeks long quit smoking program – cost is $50

Buddhist Tzu Chi Community Clinic (in Alhambra)

  • Eight week smoking cessation program that combines western medicine, acupuncture, motivational interviewing and individual/group counseling (free)

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) of the East San Gabriel and Pomona Valley

  • Individual and group counseling

Save Our Selves (SOS) at the Verdugo Mental Health Center

  • Support groups

Torrance Memorial Medical Center

  • Weekly support groups every Monday 7:00-8:30pm (free)

UCLA Health System

  • Appointments with specialized physicians and counselors 
  • Weekly classes
  • Support groups 
  • Phone counseling

Watts Healthcare Corporation Preventive Health Services

  • Phone counseling (free) 
  • Individual and group counseling (free)
  • Support groups (free)