A collection of articles from AA.org
This is a guide to help diminish the trials that people with access barriers may encounter in attending meetings in your location.
Safety is an important issue within A.A. — one that all groups and members can address to develop workable solutions and help keep our meetings safe based on the fundamental principles of the Fellowship.
Filmed inside correctional facilities in the U.S. and Canada, this 30 minute video features a diverse group of A.A. members who are currently incarcerated or have been incarcerated and are staying sober one day at a time.
The letter is from John A. Fromson, M.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and Chief of Psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital. As a psychiatrist involved in diagnosing and treating patients with alcohol use disorders, Dr. Fromson shares his experience of having seen sustained recovery facilitated by A.A. “literally thousands of times.”
The manual opens with a history of A.A. services; explains the Conference structure and its year-round importance; includes the Conference Charter and General Service Board Bylaws.