Below are select listings for 12-step Sex Addict Groups and Spouse, Partner, Couple and Family Groups. Some meetings are open to anyone who wishes to attend, while others are closed to members only or are gender-specific. It’s best to check ahead by calling a local hotline number, which will help determine the best meeting for you or your loved ones. The hotline numbers will confidentially take your name and number and call you back with meeting information or provide a recorded announcement.
Sex Addict Groups
- Love Addicts Anonymous
Love Addicts Anonymous is a 12-step community that provides a safe place where love addicts can come together and recover from love addiction.
- Sexaholics Anonymous (SA)
National: (615) 331-6230
Los Angeles: (213) 480-1096
Orange County: (714) 647-1613
A national 12-step program for sexual addicts. Mostly males in attendance.
- Sexual Addicts Anonymous (SAA)
National: (713) 869-4902
Los Angeles: (213) 896-2964
Orange County: (714) 254-7952
A national 12-step program for sexual addicts. Scattered meetings have female attendance.
- Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA)
National: (800) 977-4325
Los Angeles: (310) 859-5585
Orange County: (714) 664-5105
Mostly urban 12-step program, primarily for sexual addicts. Scattered meetings have female attendance.
- Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)
National: (781) 255-8825
Los Angeles: (323) 957-4881
Orange County: (949) 399-3680
National 12-step program for sexual addicts and those with patterns of unhealthy romantic relationships. Greater female attendance, some “women only” meetings.
- Sexual Recovery Anonymous (SRA)
National: (212) 340-4650
Los Angeles: (213) 243-9438
12-step program similar to SA except “committed relationship” is used instead of “marriage.” These meetings are limited in number but open to everyone in sexual recovery.
Spouse, Partner, Couple and Family Groups
National: (615) 833-3152
National 12-step program for spouses or partners of sexual addicts and partners of sexual offenders. Primarily married women in attendance. Companion program to SA.
National: (866) 899-COSA (2672)
National 12-step program for spouses or partners of sexual addicts and sexual offenders. Both men and women in attendance. Companion program to SAA.
National: (860) 456-0032
A 12-step support group for the recovery of family, friends and significant others whose lives have been affected by their relationship with someone addicted to sex and love. COSLAA is also known as CO-Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous.
- Recovering Couples Anonymous (RCA)
National: (314) 830-2600
A national 12-step program focused on the recovery issues of the couple itself. Both partners (addict and co-addict) are encouraged to attend. All committed couples are welcome.