Donations to Ontario South

Donations to Ontario South Assembly can be made in 2 different ways: Make cheque payable to “Ontario South Assembly” and mail toO.S.A. TreasurerP.O. Box 1151GuelphOntario, N1H 6N3Please use the Donation Form to ensure proper accounting of your donation.http://al-anon.alateen.on.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/donation-form.pdfThis form can also be found in Section 10, Form D, of the Area Policy Manual page. Send an e-transfer to… Read More »

Ongoing service opportunities

This page contains calls for ongoing service opportunities in Al-Anon that do not have an ‘expiry’ or specific event date. This is published but not connected to any of the menus yet.

Literature Corner

86literature@gmail.com Ontario South your LDC needs assistance At the start of 2020 we had requests pouring in for Al-Anon Faces Alcoholism. We ordered inventory for you and then the world as we know it shut down due to covid 19. As groups were not meeting and many places weren’t taking paper copies of anything they sat on the… Read More »

Alcoholism – a family disease

For family members, alcoholism causes a progressive inability to predict their own behavior because of the growing preoccupation with and reaction to another person’s drinking. Generally speaking, if a person is wondering whether alcoholism is the problem, it probably is. Family members need to hear that the emotions they feel are a normal reaction to alcoholism. Frequently, they… Read More »

Ontario South Delegate

Executive’s details*:Ontario South Delegate,Email Address: ontariosouthdelegate@hotmail.com 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. Responses will be emailed promptly to the groups in need of help. Thank you for considering doing service! Assembly 2022 bids requested before May 1, 2021 Post date: March 23, 2021 ‘Roadtrip 2022’ volunteers needed now: bid-deadline: July 2021 Would you be interested in helping shape the 2022 Road… 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 openlinesosa@gmail.com 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 »

Did you grow up with a problem drinker?

20 Questions for adult children of alcoholics Did You Grow Up With a Problem Drinker? Answer these questions to see if you are still affected today. Do you constantly seek approval and affirmation? Do you fail to recognize your accomplishments? Do you fear criticism? Do you overextend yourself? Have you had problems with your own compulsive behavior? Do… Read More »