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How to Contact Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is worldwide with local meetings in almost every area.

Difficulty Level: easy      Time Required: 5 minutes

Here's How:
  1. Telephone numbers for A.A. are usually located in the white pages of the local telephone directory.
  2. Some of these numbers are answering services, be prepared to leave a call-back number where you can be reached.
  3. When you are contacted, give your general location.
  4. Ask for the location and times for meetings in your area.
  5. If there is no number listed locally for A.A., check the links below for a regional or district contact.
  1. Some A.A. meetings are held in churches, but Alcoholics Anonymous is not affiliated with any church, denomination, or religion.
  2. If all else fails, you can always contact A.A. World Services in New York City at (212) 870-3400.

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