Al-Anon Family Groups

Site: Halton Hills, Milton

Service: Al-Anon / Alateen Meetings

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Record #: ACT0339 Last Full Update: 09 Apr 2015
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
E-Mailwso@al-anon.org
Websitewww.al-anon.org/
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary ContactBeth Rodriguez, Communications Secretary, Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc.; Phone: 613-723-8484 * 757-563-1600 ext 1673; Fax: 757-563-1656; Email: wso@al-anon.org
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionAn anonymous community resource providing support to those affected by a relative or friend's drinking.
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
EstablishedMay 1951
FundingDonations - by members ; Sale of Goods - literature
Service Information
DescriptionAn anonymous fellowship, separate from Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), of relatives and friends of alcoholics. 
* non-professional, self-supporting, spiritually based, apolitical  
* members share experience, strength and hope in order to solve common problems 
* based on the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions adapted from AA 
 
Alateen: 
* part of the Al-Anon Fellowship designed for 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 
* members focus on sharing and learning effective ways to cope with their common problems and challenges 
 
Meetings* call 24/7 toll-free meeting line to confirm times and locations 
 
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 ages 12-19 years
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Spanish
FeesNone
Site Information
Located In CommunityHalton Hills
Mailing Addressc/o Greater Toronto Al-Anon Information Service 
Box 1304 
145 The West Mall 
Etobicoke, ON M9C 1C0
AccessibilityUnknown - varies by location
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesFamilies/Friends of Alcoholics Support Groups