WELCOME TO THE GREATER GRESHAM AND EAST COUNTY DISTRICT 11 A.A. INTERGROUP SITE.
We are glad you're here. The purpose of this site is to assist anyone interested in learning about the program of A.A. and to provide information regarding meetings, events, District business, and matters of importance to recovering alcoholics in the greater Gresham and East County areas. Members of A.A. volunteer in a variety of ways to bring hope to those who share our disease.
If you are concerned about your drinking, we sincerely hope you will visit a meeting. We believe you will find any A.A. member will be happy to answer any questions you may have, and listen to whatever is on your mind — no matter how personal or difficult it may be for you to talk about. Connecting with one another and sharing our experience, strength and hope is a foundational part of our continued recovery.
WHAT IS A.A.?
The A.A. Preamble provides an excellent introduction to what A.A. is all about. The Preamble is often read at the beginning of meetings and communicates the essence of our purpose, what we are, and what we
The A.A. Preamble reads:
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
12 Steps & Traditions:
The 12 Steps and 12 Traditions are principles that guide our individual recovery and the A.A. organization as a whole.
A.A. Books and pamphlets are available for you to read online at the A.A. General Service Office website.
24 Hour Helpline
Would you like to talk to someone about your problem with alcohol? We're here to help...
give us a call.
We've got lots of great meetings in District 11. Check some of them out to find the ones that feel right for you.
If you are new to this site, take a look around... we hope you will find it a valuable resource. If we can be of assistance, don't hesitate to contact us.