There are several support groups for individuals in our community that are concerned with their drug or alcohol use. The following organizations are all free to attend, meet weekly, and organized as Twelve-Step Mutual Help Organizations (TSMHO). Since 1935, with the foundation of Alcoholics Anonymous, many millions of people have found relief from their drug or alcohol use with the help of these programs. They are each described below. Check them out!
Anonymous Anonymous is a new Twelve Step Mutual Help Organization (TSMHO) that was launched right here in Meadville in January-2020.
It is a twelve-step program for everyone!
The only requirement for membership is a desire to be your best self…
Anonymous Anonymous meets EVERY Wednesday at 6p in the Assembly Hall, Meadville Medical Center, 1034 Grove Stree, Meadville PA 16335.
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) describes itself as a “nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem”.
Narcotics Anonymous uses a traditional 12-step model that has been expanded and developed for people with varied substance abuse issues and is the second-largest 12-step organization.
As of May 2018 there were more than 70,000 NA meetings in 144 countries.
Learn more about Narcotics Anonymous here.
Local Narcotics Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous has a vibrant local recovery community. There are meetings every night of the week in Meadville and Erie. There are weekly meetings in many other northwest Pennsylvania communities. Learn more at NWPANA.org below.
Regional Narcotics Anonymous
National Narcotics Anonymous
Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind.
Celebrate Recovery is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our life.