Al-Anon Family Groups

Site: Halton Hills, Milton

Service: Al-Anon / Alateen Meetings

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Record #: ACT0339 Last Modified: 09 Oct 2014 Last Full Update: 07 Apr 2014 Update Schedule: 25 Apr 2015
Record Owner: OAK Date Created: 14 Jun 1993 Date Deleted: N/A  
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameAFG ; Alanon
Contact Information
Office Phonelocal meeting info 416-410-3809
Toll Free Phone24/7 meeting line 1-888-425-2666
Organization Emailwso@al-anon.org
Websitewww.al-anon.org/
Social MediaFacebook Twitter
Primary ContactBeth Rodriguez, Communications Secretary, Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc.; Phone: 613-723-8484 * 757-563-1600 ext 1673; Fax: 757-563-1655; Email: wso@al-anon.org
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionAn anonymous community resource providing support to those affected by a relative or friend's drinking.
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Service DescriptionAn anonymous fellowship, separate from Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength and hope in order to solve their common problems.  
* non-professional, self-supporting, spiritually based, apolitical  
* sharing experience, strength and hope in order to solve common problems 
* based on the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions adapted from AA 
 
Alateen: 
* a part of the Al-Anon Fellowship designed for the younger relatives and friends, up to age 19, of alcoholics  
* follows the same Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions, and principles as Al-Anon 
* members conduct their own meetings with the guidance of an Al-Anon Sponsor 
* focus on sharing experience, hope, strength, and encouragement, and learning effective ways to cope with their common problems and challenges 
 
Meeting Details* call toll-free meeting line to confirm meeting information 
 
Areas ServedHalton North ; Wellington County
EligibilityAges: 12 year(s) and up 
 
anyone whose life has been affected by the drinking of a family member or friend  
 
Alateen program for adolescents, 12-19 years of age
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Spanish
FeesNone
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory HeadingsSupport Groups/ Information & Counselling Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityActon
Mailing Addressc/o Greater Toronto Al-Anon Information Service 
Box 1304 
145 The West Mall 
Etobicoke, ON M9C 1C0
Wheelchair AccessibilityUnknown - varies by location
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesFamilies/Friends of Alcoholics Support Groups
Other Details
Resources Availableliterature in 30 different languages; 15 books, 70 pamphlets, monthly magazine 'The Forum', PDF printable materials available at OPL Central Branch; website
CIC Internal ResourcesF