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Alateen

Self-Help Sourcebook

12-Step fellowship of young persons whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking. An active adult member of Al-Anon who is certified as eligible to serve by the Al-Anon area serves as a sponsor for each group. Group developmental guidelines and newsletter. Literature is available in over 30 languages.
Scope:International (Multilingual)
Number:1745 groups
Founded:1957
Address:c/o Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters Inc.
1600 Corporate Landing Parkway
Virginia Beach, Virginia, 23454-5617
United States
Telephone:757-563-1600; for meeting information call 1-888-425-2666 (Mon.-Fri., 8am-6pm EST) (English, French, Spanish)
Fax:757-563-1655
Email:wso@al-anon.org
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Search all self-help groups at Self-Help Sourcebook OnlineIMPORTANT NOTE FOR MODEL GROUPS: Model groups are not national or international groups. Contact this group only if you are interested in starting a similar group in your area or country. When writing to this group from the U.S.A., always include a stamped, self-addressed envelope. A small contribution toward their copying costs is also helpful. If you telephone, always be considerate of the time of day or night; most of these numbers are home phones.