Category Archives: Membership

Donations to Ontario South

Donation and contributions to Ontario South Assembly can be made in 2 different ways: By ChequeMake cheque payable to “Ontario South Assembly”.Please use the Online Donation Form to ensure proper accounting of your donation. When you submit the online form, you receive a confirmation email with a PDF attachments of your donation details. Please print this PDF and… Read More »

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. AWSC 2022 Delegate’s presentations Please click on the download button or document title to view / direct- download items in the list below. Multi-language Chairman of the Board Letter packages… 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! New coordinator needed for Ontario South (Posted on January 20, 2022) Volunteers needed for the Ontario South Trillium event (Posted on January 7, 2022) Needed: Al-Anon volunteers for Virtual ORC –… Read More »

‘Open Lines’ publications ‘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 »

Assembly and AWSC (Area World Service Committee)

AWSC recent documents Please visit the Ontario South Delegate’s page in the ‘For Members’ section of this website to download the two Powerpoint presentations that were shared at AWSC 2022. Minutes 2021 Assembly recent documents Tentative Assembly 2022 dates: 14, 15 and 16 October in Ottawa. Minutes 2021 Minutes 2020 2019 Archives Archived downloads of Assembly and AWSC… Read More »

WSO World Service Office

Road Trip 2021 postponed Below is the full WSO statement about the Road Trip 2021 “The Board of Trustees recently held a Special Board meeting.  After thoughtful review of current CDC (Centre for Disease Control USA) Guidelines for organizations planning large events and considered impacts on both the Road Trip! experience and the safety of members, WSO Volunteers, and Staff.We realize members may have many… Read More »

AAPP Corner Area Alateen Process Person The 2022 AWSC passed a motion to change the reference SAM (Supportive Al-Anon Member) to AMIAS (Al-Anon Member Involved in Alateen Service).  So going forward we will be using “AMIAS” rather than “SAM”.  It will take some time before our Area forms are changed over, so forms with “SAM” will be accepted. Every… 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 New Public Outreach Magazine Available! The latest Al‑Anon Faces Alcoholism (AFA) magazine is ready for distribution. As many of us have been in some degree of sheltering in place, we may not have been able to participate in this valuable outreach project. But the magazine has an exciting new look and is ready for you to share with anyone… Read More »

Alateen Corner Ideas and suggestions to help support Alateen On February 12, 2022, the Ontario South Alateen Coodrinator and the Ontario South Alateen Process Person held a workshop with the theme ‘How can Al-Anon support Alateen?’ Here are some ideas that were suggested during that workshop: Have Alateen literature available at your Al-Anon meetings for members to review, purchase,… Read More »