Description: “NA” is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We meet regularly to help each other stay clean. We are not interested in what or how much you used… but only in what you want to do about your problem and how we can help.”
Requirements: There are no social, religious, economic, racial, ethnic, national, genders, or class-status membership restrictions. There are no dues or fees for membership; most members regularly contribute in meetings to help cover the expenses incurred for the rent of a facility space.
Time Commitment: Weekly meetings Thursday.
Helpful Attributes: A desire to help yourself and others stay clean.
Activities: local committees usually offer a number of services. Included among them are: Distribution of NA literature, Helpline information services, Presentations for treatment and healthcare staff, civic organizations, government agencies, and schools. Presentations to acquaint treatment or correctional facility clients with the NA program. Maintenance of NA meeting directories for NA members and for other interested people.
Contact: Anonymous, meetings held in Parish Center at 8:00 PM every Thursday night