Frequently Asked Questions

Definitions

DETACHMENT = Click here to download a copy of the Detachment pamphlet (S-19)

GR = Group Representative

DR = District Representative

AISL = Al-Anon Information Services Liaison

AMIAS = Al-Anon Member Involved In Alateen Service

AFG = Al-Anon Family Group

Can teenagers attend?

Teenagers are welcome at all Al-Anon meetings.

Is childcare available?

Each individual meeting would decide if childcare is available. Therefore we suggest arranging childcare when you first attend a meeting, and asking once you are there.

Are there dues for membership?

According to our Traditions, Al-Anon meetings should be self-supporting based on voluntary contributions. No one is required to contribute; however, a basket is passed around at each meeting for any contributions.

What volunteer oppoRtunities are available at the District level? What are the District 4 Position Guidelines for service?

Click here to review the volunteer opportunities at the District level.