ABOUT THE CENTER

The Guidance Center has been leading children and families to a brighter future since 1946, providing quality and comprehensive mental health care to nearly 3,000  children and families each year in the communities of Long Beach, Compton, San Pedro, and Avalon.

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    Join us for sipping and shopping at Blue Moon Boutique in honor of Mental Health Month! A percentage of each purchase is donated back to The Guidance Center at this special event and the entire month of May.
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    See more photos from our recent Social Hour benefiting our It's About T.I.M.E. Trauma-Informed program at LBUSD schools!
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    Catch the highlights from our recent debut documentary screening and upcoming Mental Health Awareness Month events & tips!
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    Click here to watch the trailer... more screenings to come!
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    Read Cherese's story and how her spirit lives on through the Cherese Mari Laulhere Foundation.
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    In honor of Mental Health Month, we had our 6th Annual Client Art Exhibit on May 3rd! Click here to see all the photos!