Meetings are being cancelled and people are practicing social distancing in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, people in recovery still need to stay engaged and need support in the process. Don’t get discouraged. Here are some options available:
- Alcoholics Anonymous Online Intergroup:
Allows you to search meetings in various formats of email, text chat, A/V, discussion forms and telephone. In addition, they have subcategories of men, women, LBGT, Hearing Impairments, Vision Impairments, Loners and Atheistic/Agnostic. Many options available for you to explore.
- AA Chats:
Calendar of online meetings. Site says that you must register to access.
- Inter-Group Association of A.A. of New York, Inc.
Listing of group online meetings with instructions on how to enter a meeting.
- Narcotics Anonymous Meeting Search Results:
Provides a list of meeting with several having URLs to join them online via Facebook groups, ZOOM meetings, etc.
- Virtual NA Meetings:
Great sort feature that allows you to search by day and language.
- Suncoast NA:
Online meetings list for the Suncoast NA group.
- Never Alone Club:
Narcotics Anonymous group that holds online meetings daily at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. EST. Do not need a webcam or microphone to participate.
- In The Rooms
Website says, ” In The Rooms is a free online recovery tool that offers 130 weekly online meetings for those recovering from addiction and related issues. We embrace multiple pathways to recovery, including all 12 Step, Non-12 Step, Wellness and Mental Health modalities.” Great resource!
Other Support Options:
- Sober.com Online Community:
Online forum to discuss recovery related issues and topics with others. Ask questions, provide guidance, etc.
- AA Speaker
This website allows you to access AA Speakers on the Internet. Some focus on specific groups.
- 10 Drug Addiction Podcasts
If you know of any other options, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can add them to this list. We will keep adding as more options are found and/or become available.
Also remember that, if you need someone to talk to and/or would like coaching services during this time, please email us at email@example.com. You can also download the free mobile recovery app called Sobersystems to receive a daily message and provide accountability.