posted June 20, 2020  News

For recovering alcoholics, in A.A. most all-in person meetings are cancelled in order to comply with health authority recommendations. There have a variety of online meetings appearing in various platforms including Zoom, GoToMeeting and Google Hangouts among others. Please note our 11th Tradition states “Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion, […]

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Archives Committee Needs Your Help

posted August 13, 2022  Events News

District 19 / Area 86 needs your help. The Archive Committee needs your help. Please join us Monday August 15 @ 6:15 pm. No Sobriety restrictions. Meeting ID: 895 5660 6879 Passcode: 524773 Contact Tanya at if you are able to help and want more info…

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Archives Committee Announcement

posted August 13, 2022  Events In Person Meetings News

District 19 / Area 86 Announces The Tenth Annual Archives Breakfast Live and In Person Please contact for more information and to purchase tickets.

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New Freedom Group

posted August 7, 2022  Events In Person Meetings News

New Freedom Group August Celebrants MELVYN. – 1 year DOUG R. – 2 years RICH H. – 5 years GAIL V. – 25 years Join us Tuesday August 30 for our Open Speaker/Celebration Meeting! St. Georges Anglican Church 4691 Palladium Way, Burlington 7:30pm – 8:30pm All are welcome to attend, we are wheelchair accessible. See […]

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2025 International Convention – Member Survey

posted August 6, 2022  Events In Person Meetings News

2025 International Convention AA MEMBER ENGAGEMENT SURVEY As many of you may know, planning is already underway for the 2025 International Convention that will be held July 3-6, 2025, in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Given the impact and uncertainty of the Covid-19 virus, it is vital that we obtain feedback from the Fellowship as it relates […]

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Mississauga Fall Roundup

posted August 4, 2022  Events In Person Meetings

What’s in Your Spiritual Toolbox? Need some more tools…? Save the date Saturday, October 1, 2022

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Lakeshore District Conference August 12, 13, 14

posted August 2, 2022  Events In Person Meetings

Lakeshore District Conference August 12, 13, 14 Live and In Person website  

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Canadian Eastern Region AA Service Assembly

posted July 19, 2022  Events In Person Meetings News

CERAASA/ASTECCAA 2023 Canadian Eastern Region Alcoholics Anonymous Service Assembly Area 86 Western Ontario February 24-26, 2023 St Catharines, Ontario CERAASA 2023 is shaping up to be a full weekend of activity featuring the following: all Ten Area Delegates will give their 2-minute highlights and we will have workshops to discuss agenda items for the conference. […]

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August AA Grapevine is now out!

posted July 15, 2022  Events News

This month’s featured section is “Sober Travel.” AA members share stories of staying sober while on the road or in the air.

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Get Involved AA Grapevine

posted June 17, 2022  Events News

We Want You to Be a Part of Our AA Grapevine Community Whether you are a newcomer to AA or a long-time subscriber learn more about all of the ways you can participate!

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Think you might have a drinking problem?

posted May 3, 2022  News

Think you might have a drinking problem? Alcoholics Anonymous can help General Service Office Alcoholics Anonymous Press Release

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posted April 11, 2022  News

Each week long-time AA members Don and Sam will interview a different member about their experience, strength and hope, in a casual “meeting after the meeting” manner. Special features will enhance each episode. Email us at with comments, suggestions, jokes, and such. To record an Ask the Oldtimer question or a recovery related joke, […]

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Armed Forces Interview Project

posted April 9, 2022  News

Armed Forces Interview Project The Trustees’ Committee on Cooperation with the Professional Community / Treatment and Accessibilities is seeking A.A. members in the U.S. and Canadian Armed Forces to discuss their experience, strength and hope as sober members of A.A. in the military in recorded anonymity-protected interviews. The goal of this effort is to improve A.A. […]

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Box 4-5-9 Spring 2022 Newsletter

posted March 27, 2022  Events News

General Service Office of A.A.® News and Notes Spring 2022 Newsletter

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Call for Stories – Big Book Fifth Edition

posted March 27, 2022  Events News

Call for Stories: Fifth Edition of the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous Deadline: October 31, 2022 The Preface to the Second Edition of the Big Book explains that revisions to the personal history section of the book were made in order “to represent the current membership of Alcoholics Anonymous more accurately, and thereby to reach […]

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AA GRAPEVINE – Follow on Instagram

posted February 7, 2022  News

AA GRAPEVINE and La Viña You can now follow on Instagram Get inspiration from our cofounders, see clips from our YouTube channel. Learn about new and existing Grapevine books and more! @alcoholicsanonymous_gv @alcoholicosanonimos_lv

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Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Guide App

posted January 17, 2022  News

Meeting Guide is a free-of-charge meeting finder app. The app helps people find A.A. meetings and resources near them. A.A. service entities provide the meeting data for the app. Meeting Guide is available for iOS and Android smartphones. About Meeting Guide Meeting Guide syncs with area, district, intergroup/central offices and international general service office websites, […]

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HSO Literature Store

posted March 18, 2020  News

The HSO Literature Office won’t have set office hours for the time being. Order pick ups can be arranged with notice. CONTACT:

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