Our meeting schedule contains the addresses of Al-Anon and Alateen meetings in New York City and some outlying areas. No phone numbers are given because the groups do not maintain permanent quarters at the locations given. The NY Area Al-Anon Intergroup office can be reached at 212-941-0094 for meeting-related inquiries.
About the meetings listed: Unless otherwise indicated, all Al-Anon meetings are presumed Closed to non-member visitors. Closed meetings are intended for Al-Anon members or prospective members.
The following types of meetings are open to the public or can be arranged to be open: Open – Open meeting (visitors welcome) and AdvN – Advanced notice required for non-member visitors (i.e. professionals or students).
By Tradition, all Al-Anon meetings are open to any member or prospective member of the fellowship. Some Al-Anon groups elect to discuss topics from a particular standpoint such as Al-Anon Adult Children, Men’s Women’s Gay/Lesbian, Parents, etc.
When our Service Center office lists a group, at their request, there is an informal agreement that the group will abide by the Al-Anon Traditions and keep its door open to any Al-Anon member. Listing in this directory does not constitute approval of any group's manner of practicing the Al-Anon program.
If the group you attend is not right for you, please try another. There is help and hope available in Al-Anon.