Other Resources

Young Adults

Theology On Tap for Catholic Young Adults in their 20’s & 30’s hosted by:

St. Lawrence Martyr – Eve Moir, 310-316-0090 – eve.moir@stlm.org

Divorce Recovery Resources

Divorce Recovery Ministry 213-637-7249 – JMonell@la-archdiocese.org

San Pedro Region: Tuesdays,  American Martyrs, Manhattan Beach
624 15th Street, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 7:00pm – 9:00 pm
Jenny Attanasio  (310) 545-8244 – jattanasio@americanmartyrs.org

Grief Resources-Adults

Torrance Memorial Hospital
3330 Lomita Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505
Mondays 6:00pm- 7:30pm, Thursdays 3:00pm -4:30pm.
Location: Health Conference Center, Room 4
310-784-3751 – Website: www.torrancememorial.org

Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro
4101 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503
Spiritual Care Department – 310-303-6180

Grief Support programs for family and friends
310-832-3311  Resource center: 1-888-432-5464

 Care Giver Support Resource

Torrance Memorial Hospital
3330 Lomita Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505
Tuesdays 6:30pm-8:30pm

Mental Health Support Resources

NAMI South – Support and Advocacy for improving the lives of
families, relatives, and friends diagnosed with mental illness
Location: 2900 W. Carson St., Torrance, CA 90503
Meets: 3rd Monday, 6:00pm  Care and Share; 7:30pm Speaker
Paul Stansbury, President – 310-533-0705
Email: pstans5@aol.com Website: www.namisouthbay.com

ACCESS – Department of Mental Health, Emergency & Non-Emergency Helpline (24 hours/7 days)
1-800-854-7771 Website: https://dmh.lacounty.gov/

Parenting Resources

Autism Support Group of the South Bay
Location: Harbor Regional Center
21231 Hawthorne Blvd.-Conference Room A2, Torrance, CA
Bonita Brisco – 310-543-0614, Heather Shepherd – 310-543-0697

The Early Years Parent Support Group
21231 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503
Contact Person: Kristin Martin/Marnie Strauss
(310) 543-0611

For parents of infants, toddlers and young children, 0 to 4 years of age, with a diagnosis of developmental disability.

Teen Treatment Prevention Programs
The Thelma McMillen Teen Outpatient Program
3333 Skypark Drive, Torrance, CA 90505 – 310-257-5760
Web link: https://www.torrancememorial.org/Medical_Services/Alcohol_and_Drug_Treatment/Treatment_Programs/Teen_Treatment_Program.aspx

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Gay and Lesbian Support Resources

Catholic Ministry with Lesbian & Gay Persons
St. Camillus Church – 1911 Zonal Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90033-1032  (213) 947-4907
Web site: http://www3.stcamilluscenter.org/ministry-with-lesbian-gay-catholics/

Programs for Married Couples

Retrouvaille…A Lifeline for Marriages
A program to help couples heal and renew their marriages
Catholic-based program 1-800-470-2230 – Website: https://www.helpourmarriage.org/

Worldwide Marriage Encounter
Marriages encounter weekend opportunity for married couples to learn a technique of loving communication that they can use for the rest of their life.
For more information please visit the website: http://www.wwme.org/faq-for-couples.html

Misty Jesse, Director of Evangelization 310-377-4573 ext 130 mjesse@sjf.org