To Our Professional Friends

Al-Anon Family Groups, which includes Alateen, has been in existence for more than 50 years as a community resource providing support to those affected by someone else's drinking. Today there are about 31,000 Al-Anon and Alateen groups meeting in 115 countries.

Anyone who feels her or his life has been affected by close contact with a problem drinker is eligible for membership in Al-Anon or Alateen. Newcomers are welcome at all Al-Anon meetings. There are no dues or fees for membership.

Our meetings are anonymous and confidential, as are all inquiries.


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More Information for Professionals


Thank you for referring your clients to Al-Anon/Alateen. We hope you will continue to do so.


Newcomers are welcome at all Al-Anon meetings. Please speak with someone after the meeting. If you are new to Al-Anon, we’re glad you are here!