Donations to Ontario South

Donation and contributions 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… 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 Literature Highlights One of our recent additions to literature is the “Intimacy in Alcoholic Relationships” book (B-33) which came out in 2018. It is very popular and can be pivotal in our journey towards self-understanding and personal growth while living in the world with all of its variety of people and relationships. Another relatively new piece of… 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! Needed: Virtual Al-Anon shadow chair for ORC – 19-21 March, 2022 TheVirtual Ontario Regional Conference of Alcoholics Anonymous (ORC) is a 3-day event held from 19-21 March, 2022, that Al-Anon traditionally… Read More »

‘Open Lines’ publications

openlinesosa@gmail.com ‘Open Lines’ is a newsletter for Group Representatives, published by the Ontario South Area three times a year. It is distributed by email to all groups. Ontario South Assembly also offers a one (1) year mailed subscription option for ‘Open Lines’ for $15.00.  If you wish to receive a paper copy, please send an email to the… 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 »