Founded in 1951, Al–Anon/Alateen, Al–Anon Family Groups, and Al–Anon are different names for a “worldwide fellowship that offers a program of recovery for the families and friends of alcoholics, whether or not the alcoholic recognizes the existence of a drinking problem or seeks help. The Al–Anon mission is Strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers.
The Steps & Traditions
- Carrying the message:
Bringing Al-Anon meetings into state prisons is not for everyone, according to Yvonne d’ G, the panel 55 California-North Delegate. Nevertheless, Yvonne finds a level of spirituality and commitment there that is personally rewarding and inspiring.Continue reading →