Category Archives: Membership

Ontario South Delegate

Executive’s details*:Ontario South Delegate,Email Address: Treasurer: Ontario South TreasurerP.O. Box 1151Guelph, Ontario N1H 6N3 *The above is consistent with the position, regardless of who is currently holding it. From your outgoing delegate: December 2020“I am pleased to be sending you the Chairperson on the Board Letter (COB) in all three of our official languages.” “If you have any questions… Read More »

Requests for service

Please email new requests directly to our web coordinator. ORC Al-Anon and Alateen assistance request The Ontario Regional Conference of Alcoholics Anonymous will be held online this year. The dates: Friday March 19-Sunday March 21, 2021 Would you like to assist as an Al-Anon or Alateen volunteer for this event? All helping hands are very much appreciated and… Read More »

‘Open Lines’ publications

‘Open Lines’ is a newsletter for Group Representatives, published by the Ontario South Area three times a year. Email submissions in a Microsoft Word compatible format to the Open Lines Coordinator at Deadlines Deadlines for submissions to ‘Open Lines’ in 2021: March 11 for the April issue July 11 for the August issue November 11 for the December issue… Read More »

WSO World Service Organisation

WSC 2020:  ‘Love gifts’ for delegates: please do not send! In light of government and health authorities’ directives regarding COVID‑19, the Board of Trustees decided to conduct an abbreviated virtual Conference—pertaining only to critical Board matters—the week of April 20, 2020 prior to the Annual Board Meeting and conduct the majority of agenda items via AFG Connects or postpone them… Read More »

AAPP Corner Area Alateen Process Person Please see below for the steps needed to apply and get certified as a Supportive Al-Anon Member (SAM). You will need a police record check including vulnerable sector screening from your local police station, in person or on-line Processing fees: Some municipalities may reduce or eliminate the processing fee if a verification letter… Read More »

OSAAC Ontario South Alateen Advisory Committee Corner OSAAC  is a committee comprised of Alateens, the Alateen Coordinator and SAM’s. The primary purpose of OSAAC is to unite all Alateen groups throughout Ontario South. In accordance with the primary purpose, the committee will do so by the exchange of ideas and experiences. The Area Alateen Coordinator is the liaison to… Read More »

Public Outreach Corner Newsflash! The redesigned Public Outreach Bookmark (M‑76) is now available. Available for free (plus shipping). Have a look at our Literature page to find and order it. About Public Outreach in Al-Anon Many groups participate in public outreach activities coordinated by their District, Area, and/or local Al‑Anon Information Service (AIS). Local media outreach (TV, radio, print media,… Read More »

Alateen Corner Welcome to the Alateen Coordinators Corner What Alateen is: A part of the Al-Anon family for teens between 13 and 18. A safe place for teens to gather for mutual support. Alateen meetings are monitored by Supportive Al-Anon Members. As with Al-Anon Alateen is Anonymous. Meetings can be found on the main meeting list page. Further information… Read More »


Trillium Convention About The Trillium Convention has been put on by Al-anon Ontario South in various years. Statement of Purpose: Trillium will continue to build on our inherited legacies of Recovery, Unity and Service by presenting an annual gathering that will allow for greater autonomy and unity within the fellowship of the Al-Anon Family Groups, and will encourage… Read More »