Al-Anon Family Groups

Site: Halton Hills, Milton

Service: Al-Anon / Alateen Meetings

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Record #: ACT0339 Last Full Update: 07 Apr 2014
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
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter 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:
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionAn anonymous community resource providing support to those affected by a relative or friend's drinking.
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
Service Information
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 
* 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 
Meetings* 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
Site Information
Located In CommunityActon
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
Other Details
Print Materialliterature in 30 different languages; 15 books, 70 pamphlets, monthly magazine 'The Forum', PDF printable materials available at OPL Central Branch; website