Sexual Compulsives Anonymous Chicago

Welcome to SCA Chicago

What SCA is About

Statement of Purpose

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous is a 12 step fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other, that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from sexual compulsion. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop having compulsive sex. There are no dues or fees for SCA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. SCA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization, or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy; neither endorses nor opposes any causes.

Our primary purpose is to stay sexually sober and to help others to achieve sexual sobriety. Members are encouraged to develop their own sexual recovery plan, and to define sexual sobriety for themselves. We are not here to repress our God-given sexuality, but to learn how to express it in ways that will not make unreasonable demands on our time and energy, place us in legal jeopardy -- or endanger our mental, physical or spiritual health.

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For the Newcomer

Congratulations.  It takes courage to seek help.  We are here for you as others have been here for us.   You may be wondering if this program is right for you. Click the medallion image for more information.

SCA Chicago Meeting Schedule

Meetings are where we share our experience, strength, and hope with each other to better understand our common problem and work together toward the solution  Often there are fellowships before and after meetings. SCA Chicago has daily meetings. Scroll below for times and locations

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Upcoming Events

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2017 Day of Recovery TBA (Soon!)

Intergroup

Do you know why Intergroup is important to SCA? Find out down there ⇣

Open Invitation

SCA is inclusive of all sexual orientations, open to anyone with a desire to recover from sexual compulsion. We are not group therapy, but a spiritual program that provides a safe environment for working on problems of sexual addiction and sexual sobriety. 

Meetings

  • Sunday, 10:30 - 11:30am; NTAC - 2nd Floor West Room; Format: Men's Only - Porn Focus; Open Meeting     
  • Sunday, 7:00 - 8:30pm; COH - 2nd floor room 202, Format:  Step/Lead/ Characteristics; Closed Meeting     
  • Monday, 7:30 - 9:00pm; NTAC - 2nd floor East room; Format;  Step Study - Lead last Monday of the month; Closed Meeting
  • Tuesday, 7:30 - 9:00pm; BMUM use Leavitt  Entrance, in basement behind Kitchen; Format: Various readings; Closed Meeting     
  • Wednesday, 12:00 - 1:15pm; NTAC - 2nd floor East room; Format; 11th step Meditation; Closed Meeting
  • Thursday, 7:30 - 8:30pm; NTAC - 2nd floor East room; Format: Building relationships - open meeting 1st Thursday of the month; Open/Closed Meeting
  • Friday, 7:15 - 8:45pm; COH - 2nd floor room 205; Format;  Alternates between lead and step; Closed Meeting    
  • Saturday, 2:30 - 3:30pm; NTAC - 2nd floor East room; Format:  Readings on step of the month from various literature and one monthly lead; Closed Meeting


BMUM - Berry Memorial United Methodist Church  4754 N Leavitt St, Chicago, IL 60625 


COH - Center on Halsted  3656 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60613 


NTAC - New Town Alano Club  909 W Belmont Ave 2nd floor, Chicago, IL 60657 

Intergroup

  • Intergroup is a committee of Individuals who represent SCA meetings in a particular city or region.  These individuals volunteer to serve as their meeting's Intergourp representative for a term defined by the meeting they represent. Serving as an Intergroup representative is an excellent way to help carry the message forward to addicts who still suffer, do service for the fellowship, and advance one's own recovery.  
  • Each SCA meeting is autonomous. However, all meetings benifit if a committee exists to coordinate processes, activities and events that are of interest to all meetings
  • With the money donated by the meetings,Intergroup can work on carrying the message to the addicts who still suffer by: Creating and maintaining the Chicagoland SCA website, maintain a local phone line, plan/fund the Day of Recovery, create and distribute newcomer packets, be a point of contact for counselors or therapists, sponsor and promote social events, and maintain our relationship with the International Service Organization 
  • Intergroup is funded through 7th tradition donations from individual meetings. We are also funded through ticket sales for the Day of Recovery.  Direct donations from our members are also accepted

Contact Us

Questions or Concerns or just say "HI!"

SCA Chicago


 P.O. Box 13465

Chicago, IL 60613

 312-725-2746


scachicagooutreach@gmail.com


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