Asheville 12 Step Recovery Club. 22-B New Leicester Hwy, Asheville 28806. The Club has two meeting rooms available on various days and times. The space is handicap accessible, and, because there are two rooms, there are opportunities to provide child care. If you are interested in starting a meeting at the Club, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
AHOPE has space available for an AA meeting. Contact Derek Towle, AHOPE Program Director, Homeward Bound of WNC – 828-777-4247. (Or call us here at Central Office.)
First Christian Church, 470 Enka Lake Road (across from high school) in Enka-Candler area has space available all days except Sunday morning & afternoon. Handicap accessible.
Barnardsville United Methodist Church, 7 Church Hill Road (off Dillingham Rd) has a Fellowship Hall that can seat 30-40 people and a smaller room in their parish house that is available.
To inquire about these spaces call Pam at Central Office: 828-254-8539
Bridging the Gap (with treatment facilities) Attend the Service Committees Meeting or contact the TFC Chair at www.ashevilleaa.org; the BTG Chair or co-coordinator at email@example.com or www.btgww.org
District 70 Service, responsible for carrying the AA message into treatment centers, jails and prisons, now has a Google group. This will serve as a communication link for coordinators to announce what new service commitments are being made available. If you are interested in carrying the message into institutions this is a good way to see what opportunities there are. The group name is: District 70 service. To be added to the group or to post announcements, send emails to: firstname.lastname@example.org
NCMCO Board Meeting, Thursday Dec 14, 6PM, 70 Woodfin Pl, Suite 212, Asheville. The board is in need of a new Chairperson and Secretary. If you feel qualified and would like to apply for either volunteer position on the board, please attend this meeting, Other office business will be discussed, all interested AA’s are invited to attend.
Next combined COR/NCMCO Board meeting: Thursday, January 11, 6:00pm, 70 Woodfin Place, Suite 212, Asheville, 28801.
Corrections: Carrying the message of hope into the jails is a great service. Men and women are needed for this important work. Please contact us to sign up, there is a form and a few minimum requirements to gain entry into the correctional facilities. A link to the forms are below; which you may fill out before going to a brief orientation. For more information about this volunteer service attend the next GSR Meeting and/or the Service Committees Meeting.
The Buncombe County Detention Facility is currently in need of support for meetings in the jail, especially for men. Applicants must have 6 months sobriety and a sponsor. All participants must be cleared of all warrants for one year. Interested persons should fill out the clearance form (above) and send it to the coordinator listed on the form.
If you have any questions call Val, the Volunteer Program Services Coordinator, at the Buncombe County Detention Facility: 828-250-4585.