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“AFA”—A New Pathway to Hope

October 2, 2019|

There are many families of alcoholics who only know despair. They are unaware that Al-Anon meetings are available to help them recover from the effects of the alcoholic’s drinking. Receiving a copy of

Who Changes Our Literature and Why?

September 30, 2019|

Like many Al‑Anon members, I have often joked that while I am asleep, elves visit my bookshelf and change the wording in my Al‑Anon literature. Pages I am sure I never read before

On Its Way!

September 11, 2019|

Please take a moment to verify your group information and return the completed form to the WSO or submit the form via your Area Group Records process. Click here for instructions on how

Use of Drug Addiction in Public Outreach Materials

September 11, 2019|

We are all messengers of Al-Anon’s purpose and have the responsibility to accurately communicate it to avoid confusion, misperception, or dilution of our program. The 2018 Membership Survey states “35% of the members

Reach Out to Newcomers with an AFA Sharing

August 27, 2019|

Your story can help a potential newcomer shift their thinking from, “Maybe there is a problem,” to, “I need help because there is too much drinking.” A story for families of alcoholics can be

Maintain Your Anonymity on Social Media

August 27, 2019|

According to social media research, nearly 3.5 billion people now use social media and are spending an average of nearly 2.5 hours every day on social networks. With stats like those, it’s no