Help and Hope for Families and Friends of Alcoholics

How Al-Anon can help you

The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problems.

Alateen for younger members, is part of Al-Anon.

The Al-Anon program is based on the 36 suggested principles of Recovery, Unity and Service known as The Legacies.

To find English-language meetings in Chicago and Cook County North, email or call 312-409-7245.

To find Spanish-language meetings in Chicago and Cook County North, call 312-850-0949.

To find face-to-face and hybrid meetings in the US, Bermuda, Canada & Puerto Rico, visit or call 888-425-2666.

To find global electronic meetings, visit .

To find telephone meetings, visit .

All inquiries and group meetings are confidential.

Note: Some Al-Anon groups now conduct face-to face and/or 'hybrid' meetings, and others have converted to electronic groups. Please call or email ahead for the latest meeting information.