Meetings FAQs

What We Do in ACA Meetings

  • We share what is happening in our lives, and how we are dealing with these issues in our recovery program. (i.e., share our experience, strength, and hope).
  • We build a personal support network.
  • We practice our recovery and personal boundaries by giving service.

What We Do Not Do at Meetings

  • We do not engage in crosstalk.
  • We do not criticize.
  • We do not comment on what others say.
  • We do not offer advice.
  • We do not distract others from the person speaking by word, whisper, gesture, noise, or movement.
  • We do not violate the anonymity of others.
  • We do not repeat what is said in meetings (in any context).