To the Newcomer...

What We Do in ACA Meetings:

We share what is happening in our lives, and how we are dealing with these issues in our recovery program. (i.e., share our experience, strength, and hope).


We build a personal support network.


We practice our recovery & personal boundaries by giving service.

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What We Do Not Do at Meetings:

We do not engage in crosstalk.


We do not criticize.


We do not comment on what others say.


We do not offer advice.


We do not distract others from the person speaking by word, whisper, gesture, noise, or movement.


We do not violate the anonymity of others.


We do not repeat what is said in meetings (in any context).