This simple act can be the start of a new life free from the constant pain of addiction. All content and information provided by BetterAddictionCare. Very simply, an addict is a man or woman whose life is controlled by drugs. Nonalcoholics may attend open meetings as observers. If there are any discrepancies of times, dates, or locations of meetings, please contact us so we can update the information as we strive to keep the information as current as possible. We put great emphasis on this, for we know that when we use drugs in any form, or substitute one for another, we release our addiction all over again.
We feel that our way is practical, for one addict can best understand and help another addict. The only way to keep from returning to active addiction is not to take that first drug. We did many people great harm, but most of all we harmed ourselves. Anyone may join us, regardless of age, race, sexual identity, creed, religion, or lack of religion. None of these methods was sufficient for us.
The information here is the most current we have on file. Through our inability to accept personal responsibilities we were actually creating our own problems. If you are like us you know that one is too many and a thousand never enough. If you want to contact the Mid Atlantic Regional Service Committee of Narcotics Anonymous by mail, the address is below. Most of us do not have to think twice about this question. Our whole life and thinking was centered in drugs in one form or another—the getting and using and finding ways and means to get more. Albans Episcopal Church — 7 p.
Most of us realized that in our addiction we were slowly committing suicide, but addiction is such a cunning enemy of life that we had lost the power to do anything about it. We are not affiliated with any other organizations. We lived to use and used to live. What is the Narcotics Anonymous program?. It costs nothing to belong to this fellowship; you are a member when you say you are.
Reliance on any content or information set forth within this website is solely at your own risk. Our program is a set of principles written so simply that we can follow them in our daily lives. O Kutztown University Old Main, Room 123 1st Floor Meeting closed during college breaks. In order to view and print the schedule, please visit to download it if you don't already have it. We are people in the grip of a continuing and progressive illness whose ends are always the same: jails, institutions, and death. It can, however, be arrested at some point, and recovery is then possible.
On the search result pages, we provide links to maps of local meetings as a service for anyone trying to find their way to our meetings. Definitions Open Meeting: Meetings that are available to anyone interested in Alcoholics Anonymous' program of recovery from alcoholism. O Grace Church 421 W. Only Alcoholics may share in the meeting. C — Closed meetings are for A. We have learned from our group experience that those who keep coming to our meetings regularly stay clean.
There is one must that applies to everyone attending, that no drugs or paraphernalia be on your person at meetings. There's An App For That! We have no initiation fees or dues, no pledges to sign, no promises to make to anyone. How it works If you want what we have to offer, and are willing to make the effort to get it, then you are ready to take certain steps. We had to have something different and we thought we had found it in drugs. Welcome to the official website of the Mid-Atlantic Region of Narcotics Anonymous. We suffered from a disease from which there is no known cure.
If you have any questions, please email nroma901 live. We had to have drugs at all costs. Many of us ended up in jail, or sought help through medicine, religion, and psychiatry. The information on this Site is provided for informational purposes only. Heroin Anonymous — 6:30 p. We are people with the disease of addiction who must abstain from all drugs in order to recover. Member Areas provide Central Pennsylvania from the New York border to the Maryland border with Narcotics Anonymous meetings and services.