Resources

Consider attending an Al-Anon meeting where you can speak with a member of our program.

One of our basic principles is that of anonymity. Meetings are confidential, we do not disclose whom we see or what we hear at meetings to anyone.

You can call our 24 hr Telephone line at 337-233-1626.

If you are not ready for a meeting and are interested in reading more about Al-Anon:

Videos:

Literature:

While many groups sell and distribute literature, you can also purchase any materials from the Al-Anon Online store at http://ecomm.al-anon.org/ICommerce/Shop/ICommerce/Store/StoreLayouts/Home.aspx

Examples:

  • Daily Readers: One Day at a Time, Courage to Change, Hope for Today
  • Step Study: Paths to Recovery, Reaching for Personal Freedom, Blueprint for Progress
  • In-Depth: Survival to Recovery, Discovering Choices

A few of our pamphlets:

Websites:

Local


Acronyms

  • AA: Alcoholics Anonymous
  • ACA: Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • AFG: Al-Anon Family Group
  • AIS: Al-Anon Information Service Office
  • Al-Anews: District Newsletter
  • Al-Anon: Families and Friends of Alcoholics
  • Alateen: Young Al-Anon Members
  • AMIAS: Al-Anon Member Involved in Alateen Service
  • AWSC: Area World Service Committee
  • CAL: Conference Approved Literature
  • CMA: Current Mailing Address
  • DR: District Representative
  • Forum: International monthly magazine
  • GR: Group Representative
  • ISR: Information Service Representative
  • LDC: Literature Distribution Center
  • ODAT: One Day at a Time
  • PSA: Public Service Announcement
  • RSS: Regional Service Seminars
  • WSC: World Service Conference
  • WSO: World Service Office