Celebrating the 4th of July Sober by Alexis Graff

Holidays may be a very stressful time for those who are fighting addiction and living a sober life. The Fourth of July is no different.     The Fourth typically hosts a variety of celebrations such as- BBQs, parades, carnivals,…

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Sex Trafficking

Sex trafficking is the #2 crime in America behind drug trafficking. It is the fastest growing criminal industry in our country. The average age of a trafficking victim is 13 years old. Hear the story of Pure Hope Foundation Learn…

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Digital Identity: Social Media, Body Dissatisfaction, and Disordered Eating Among Teens

It’s difficult to not see them. If you use the internet or social apps like Facebook, Snapchat or Instagram, you will find them—hundreds of image-driven messages that glorify thinness and push the overwhelming belief that weight loss is good. If…

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COA Concert ~ Free Pizza & The Taco Truck ~ by Shannon Christner

No, it’s not free pizza. It’s Free Pizza. Come rock out with these local band members at our COA Concert,  opened by The Taco Truck (no, not an actual taco truck). We promise these bands will be just as awesome as…

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Community Outreach Alliance

COA is devoted to improving the City of San Clemente for those affected by drugs, alcohol, suicide, and depression. We are committed to helping our town become a positive and healthy place, where we as citizens provide community support and…

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Let’s Dance ~ Footloose!

We all adore the iconic movie, “Footloose” where Kevin Bacon’s character is dating the pastor’s daughter, and the only desire of every high school student is to dance. But, through fear of debauchery, dancing is forbidden by the City Council….

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Youth Alliance Are Committed

  “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead

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Music Venue

Music Venue   The COA Music and Clinic Venue is open and dates are available to book, but going fast. The vision to have a ticketed venue for San Clemente teens and young adults with a clean and sober atmosphere is…

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