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Registration is Open for the B.I.L.Y. Annual Fundraiser!

B.I.L.Y.'s Stacy Wattles Memorial Poker Tournament is happening again this year June 11, 2017! It's the fundraiser that supports Because I Love You Parent Support Groups all year long, and it is so much fun! A portion of the proceeds will again go to the Hannah Rose Foundation at The rest goes to supporting the B.I.L.Y. Communication Workshop and the support groups. Donations for the Silent Auction are greatly appreciated, and registration for the Tournament is open. Follow the link below for more information and to register today! We're excited to see you there!

B.I.L.Y. Fundraiser

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Because I Love You has a new Facebook page! Check it out here or see the link at the bottom right hand corner of our website. Please like our Facebook page by clicking on the Like button. You can also share our website with your friends on Facebook with the Share This Site button.

B.I.L.Y. In The News

Because I Love You was featured in two more new articles last month. Heroin overdoses have doubled in the last four years in Los Angeles. Take Two interviews addiction counselor Jody Waxman who works with B.I.L.Y. Also, the Los Angeles Daily News addresses the rise in Emergency Room visits due to heroin overdoses. You'll find the interview and article here.


Dear Dennis

Are you in crisis or need guidance?
Write Because I Love You Founder Dennis Poncher your questions.
He responds to his mail daily. He also has books available for sale in the B.I.L.Y. store.

Ask a Question Dennis's Books

Free Support Group Meetings

"When raising children," Dennis says, "pain is inevitable, but the suffering is optional." B.I.L.Y. meetings are a place to talk with other parents who listen without judgment or blame. There are no membership requirements or dues, and we are open to the public. Find a Parent Support Group or Youth Support Group location near you.

Meeting Locations