Al-Anon Maritimes

Al-Anon Maritimes - New Brunswick - Nova Scotia - Prince Edward Island

Area Log

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COVID-19 Closures and Other Changes

Posted on March 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Changes to group locations, closures and/or special instructions for meetings,  in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, will be noted for affected groups on a special public advisory page. Please check this page for these changes as they may be in place indefinitely. 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Advisory Page  

2019 World Service Conference Summary

Posted on October 20, 2019 at 2:25 PM

From our Delegate:  Hello again!

Just passing on another communication from the World Service Office to you. If you are looking for something to read.....the 2018 hard copies were distributed at the Area World Service Committee meeting in October. Enjoy!  Hugs in service

 All years are now online on the WSO Members website,

Discontinued Pamphlets

Posted on August 13, 2019 at 8:45 AM

As of August 12, 2019, the following pamphlets have been discontinued by WSO and are no longer available through or through the Literature Depot: Plans are in place to develop new literature to replace these pamphlets. 

S-70 - The Al-Anon Family Groups Welcomes Gays and Lesbians

P-22 - If Your Parents Drink Too Much

These pamphlets should no longer be distributed by groups and any remaining copies should be destroyed. 

New Bookmark Available - Just For Tonight

Posted on May 20, 2019 at 12:55 AM

Just for Tonight Bookmark (M-81)

Companion piece to Just for Today Bookmark (M-12) offers thoughtful reflections on Al-Anon principles to help prepare for a peaceful, restful night. It may be ordered from the Maritime Literature Depot as well as from WSO. Literature Depot Price $0.30. English or French. Please visit the Literature page for the order form.

New Order Form/Flyer on Literature Page

Posted on May 18, 2019 at 8:45 AM

The Literature page has an updated 2019 Order Form as well as a new flyer link for the 2018-2021 Service Manual. 

Liability Insurance Policy Update

Posted on November 11, 2018 at 6:40 PM

The 2019-2020 liability insurance policy has been added to the Liability Insurance page, under Member Pages. 

The Newest Book for Your Al-Anon Library

Posted on October 24, 2018 at 9:50 PM

Intimacy in Alcoholic Relationships (B-33)

Members share their challenges with all aspects of intimacy--physical, emotional and spiritual--in all relationships affected by the family illness of alcoholism. It may be ordered from the Maritime Literature Depot as well as from WSO. Literature Depot Price $21.75. English or French.

Please visit the Literature page for the order form.

Get it While Supplies Last...

Posted on October 24, 2018 at 9:45 PM

50th Anniversary ODAT (One Day at a Time in Al-Anon).

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Al-Anon’s beloved first daily reader with this limited printing commemorative cover and gold ribbon. The text remains unchanged, as powerful and inspirational as it was five decades ago. Available while supplies last from WSO or the Maritime Literature Depot. Literature Depot Price $29.66. Please visit the Literature page for the order form.

Public Outreach Announcement - Al-Anon Faces Alcoholism

Posted on October 21, 2018 at 4:55 AM

Everyone, Everywhere, Reaching out together

Outreach comes alive. . . in full color. Al-Anon Faces Alcoholism is be a powerful tool to attract new members to your meeting. In full color and with a new format. Carry the message . . . Outreach is a spiritual experience and Al-Anon Faces Alcoholism is Twelfth Step work that every Al-Anon member can do. It’s simple: just leave at least one copy behind. Just one step at a time, one person at a time… and then let go.  Participation is the key . . .Unleash the energy of Al-Anon unity. Let every member in every group leave at least one copy where someone who needs Al-Anon could find it. Working together, we can attract new members to our groups and provide help to people who need Al-Anon’s experience, strength, and hope. The magazines is now available to order any time from WSO. 2019 AFA available while supplies last.

The Al-Anon Faces Alcoholism order link is available in the Public Outreach page or on the WSO website

2018-2021 Al-Anon/Alateen Service Manual

Posted on September 1, 2018 at 12:20 AM

The electronic version of the new 2018-2021 Al-Anon/Alateen Service Manual is now available on the WSO Members Website.

The books are no longer mailed to each group from WSO. They may be ordered from the Maritime Literature Depot as well as from WSO.

Maritime Literature Depot Prices: Full book P-27 for $7.00, or the Groups at Work Section P-24 for $2.00. Please visit the Literature page for the order form.