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News & Updates

If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms such as cough or difficulty breathing call your healthcare provider. For life threatening emergencies, dial 911. If you would like to be tested for coronavirus you can make an appointment through Riverside County Public Health by calling 8009456171

If you are struggling with substance abuse, please email jon@theawarenessgroup.org or call 760.342.1233 and ask for Jon to find out how our FREE extra counseling can help.  Read more about it by clicking here.

For other resources please visit our “Partners and Resources” page to find information by clicking here.

05/27/20 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices, please call us if you would like to attend in person classes. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We are continuing our telehealth Group, Face to Face, and Education classes through the month of June.

If you are coming to the office for in person classes or an office appointment please wear a mask/face-cover and make payment online or with credit card or money order only. We are avoiding cash payments if at all possible. Please also bring your own pen to sign documents with.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is tiring to hold your phone up for two hours. Some participants have a better audio experience using headphones with a built in microphone.

Available classes are listed below:

Click to register for the Monday 9am GROUP for INDIO participants

NEW click to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Or the Friday 2:30pm-4:30pm EDUCATION class here

Click to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Click to register for the Friday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Friday 10 am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 2:30pm session here, the Tuesday 4pm session here, or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are three alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

  1. Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article related to DUI, alcohol, drugs, addiction, etc or a one page single spaced report on a documentary (film) pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society. The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info@theawarenessgroup.org
  2. You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info@theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.
  3. NEW!!!! SMART Recovery meetings will be held via Zoom every Friday from 9am to 10am starting 5/29/2020. The meeting ID is 8182696921. “Our mutual support meetings are free and open to anyone
    seeking science-based, self-empowered addiction recovery.” Learn more about SMART Recovery here.
  • SB38 (Multiple offender program): Register for group one week, register for face to face the next week. Can attend 1 education per week as well.
  • SB1176 (Wet reckless): register for 1 education per week. Register for 1 face to face (exit interview) after all 6 educations are complete
  • AB541 (3 month first offender): register for 1 group OR 1 education per week. Register for 1 face to face when halfway through the program and another face to face when complete with all groups/educations/self-help meetings. CAN attend group/education + face to face the same week.
  • AB1353 (9 month first offender) register for 1 group, 1 face to face, OR 1 education per week. CANNOT attend group/education + face to face the same week.
  • AB762 (6 month first offender): register for 1 group, 1 face to face, OR 1 education per week. CANNOT attend group/education + face to face the same week.

We thank you for your patience and participation during this time. We look forward to helping you continue making progress toward regaining your driver’s license and achieving your other goals.

05/19/20 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices, please call us if you would like to attend in person classes. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We are continuing our telehealth Group, Face to Face, and Education classes through the month of June.

If you are coming to the office for in person classes or an office appointment please wear a mask/face-cover and make payment online or with credit card or money order only. We are avoiding cash payments if at all possible. Please also bring your own pen to sign documents with.

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours. Some participants have a better audio experience using headphones with a built in microphone.

Available classes are listed below:

Click to register for the Monday 9am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Or the Friday 2:30pm-4:30pm EDUCATION class here

Click to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Click to register for the Friday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Friday 10 am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 2:30pm session here, the Tuesday 4pm session here, or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary (film) pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society. The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info@theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info@theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

We thank you for your patience and participation during this time. We look forward to helping you continue making progress toward regaining your driver’s license and achieving other goals.

05/11/20 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices, we will contact you if you are eligible to attend in person. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We are continuing our telehealth Group, Face to Face, and Education classes through the month of May.

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours. Some participants have a better audio experience using headphones with a built in microphone.

Available classes are listed below:

Click to register for the Monday 9am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

NEW Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for INDIO participants

NEW Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

NEW or the Friday 2:30pm-4:30pm EDUCATION class here

Click to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Click to register for the Friday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Friday 10 am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary (film) pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society. The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info@theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info@theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

We thank you for your patience and participation during this time. We look forward to helping you continue making progress toward regaining your driver’s license and achieving other goals.

05/08/2020 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices, we will contact you if you are eligible to attend in person. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We are continuing our telehealth Group, Face to Face, and Education classes through the month of May.

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours. Some participants have a better audio experience using headphones with a built in microphone.

Available classes are listed below:

Click to register for the Monday 9am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

NEW Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for INDIO participants

NEW Click to register for the Tuesday 5pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Click to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Click to register for the Friday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click to register for the Friday 10 am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Or the PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session Friday at 3 pm here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary (film) pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society. The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info@theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info@theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

We thank you for your patience and participation during this time. We look forward to helping you continue making progress toward regaining your driver’s license and achieving other goals.

05/05/2020 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices, we will contact you if you are eligible to attend in person. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We are continuing our telehealth Group, Face to Face, and Education classes through the month of May.

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours. Some participants have a better audio experience using headphones with a built in microphone.

Available classes are listed below:

Click here to register for the Monday 9am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click here to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Click here to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Click here to register for the Friday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Friday 10 am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Or the PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session Friday at 3 pm here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary (film) pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society.
The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info@theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info@theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

04/30/2020 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices, we will contact you if you are eligible to attend in person. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We are continuing our telehealth Group, Face to Face, and Education classes through the month of May.

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours. Some participants have a better audio experience using headphones with a built in microphone.

Available classes are listed below:

Click here to register for the Monday 9am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click here to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Click here to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Or the PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session Friday at 3 pm here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society.
The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info(at)theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info@theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

04/22/2020 Update

Very limited in person classes are being held at the Indio and Palm Springs offices. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We have also started telehealth Group and Education classes!

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society.
The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info(at)theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to info(at)theawarenessgroup.org and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

Click here to register for the Monday 9 am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click here to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Click here to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Or the PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session Friday at 3 pm here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room. Do not be alarmed if you see a screen saying “the host will let you in shortly” this means you are waiting in line and will be seen in the order that you arrived.

04/21/2020 Update

No in person classes are being held at the Indio or Palm Springs offices. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We have also started telehealth Group and Education classes!

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society.
The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings. Completed writing assignments can be returned to info(at)theawarenessgroup.org

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to The Awareness Program and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

Click here to register for the Monday 9 am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Monday 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Click here to register for the Monday 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Wednesday 10am GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm EDUCATION class here.

Click here to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here or the Friday 12:30pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room.

4/16/20 Update

No in person classes are being held at the Indio or Palm Springs offices. We are continuing to see intakes in person AND via telehealth (Zoom). We have also started telehealth Group and Education classes!

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

Please register and pay for all classes at least 48 hours in advance. Payments can be made at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here are two alternatives to in person AA/NA meetings:

Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society.
The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings.

You can also register at stepchat.com where there are a variety of online 12 step meetings. You will need to make an account. After attending and participating in a meeting you must fill out the “Request Meeting Attendance Confirmation” form. Forward this confirmation to The Awareness Program and we will enter your self-help meeting attendance.

Click here to register for the Monday 9 am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Beginning Monday 4/13/20 there will be a 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Beginning Monday 4/13/20 there will be a 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm Education class here.

All participants that need a PHASE II / RE-ENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room.

4/13/20 Update

No in person classes are being held at the Indio or Palm Springs offices. We are continuing to see intakes in person and via telehealth (zoom). We have also started telehealth Group and Education classes!

Group classes are limited to 15 participants and education sessions are limited to 35 participants. Additional classes will be added as more people sign up.

To attend you will need to return the remote client services form

All classes must be paid for in advance at https://www.theawarenessgroup.org/pay/

If you need assistance joining a Zoom meeting please see this article.

To join a test meeting to check your speakers, camera, and microphone please visit this page.

We recommend joining the meeting via laptop or tablet. If you must use your phone we recommend you have a stand of some sort–it is very tiring to hold your phone up for two hours.

If you still need self-help meeting attendance here is an alternative to AA/NA meetings: Write a 2 paragraph paper on a news article or a one page single spaced report on a documentary pertaining to alcohol, drugs, and/or DUI effects on individuals, families and society.
The news article + report can take the place of 1 self-help meeting and the Documentary and report counts as 2 meetings.

Click here to register for the Monday 9 am GROUP for INDIO participants

Click here to register for the Thursday 3pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants.

Beginning Monday 4/13/20 there will be a 4pm GROUP for PALM SPRINGS participants

Beginning Monday 4/13/20 there will be a 7pm GROUP for INDIO participants

Any participants that need EDUCATION classes can register for the Thursday 10am-12pm Education class here.

All participants that need a PHASE II / RENTRY Session can register for the Wednesday 5pm class here

Any participants that need FACE to FACE (Individual sessions) can register for the Tuesday 3pm session here. Individuals will be seen first come first served. After registering and paying you will receive the meeting link. The counselor will allow one person into the meeting at a time from the waiting room.

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Get In Touch

Telephone:
INDIO (760) 342.1233
PALM SPRINGS (760) 322.4554

Email:
info@theawarenessgroup.org

 

We will get through this together.