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This website supports the volunteer service structure of Adult Children of Alcoholics/Dysfunctional Families.

You can find monthly Teleconference agendas, committee reports and other tools to participate in ACA service. For resources to aid your personal ACA recovery, visit www.adultchildren.org.

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THE 2020 ABC/AWC IS BEING HELD IN BOCA RATON, FLORIDA, USA.

Thursday, April 23 – Sunday, April 26, 2020

2020 ABC/AWC Registration is now open!

Information on creating Ballot proposals for the ABC.

Latest Fellowship News

2020 Annual Reports Due Jan 31st

Attention all Board Members and Committee Chairs Please submit annual reports for the delegate binders to abcbinders@acawso.org by Jan 31, 2020.  Thank you for your service.

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Help ACA with our Service Documents

Service Network Committee – Service Opportunities Hello ACA Members! The Service Network Committee is developing ACA service documents. We are asking members to consider volunteering and sharing their experience, strength, and hope with us. We would like input and...

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2020 BALLOT PROPOSALS

2020 ABC Proposals - All Proposals with WSO Analysis Final Download as PDF 2020 ABC Ballot for Adult Children of Alcoholics   Proposal 2020 – 1 Submitted on August 8, 2019 by FL216 from Tarpon Springs, FL Issue:  We propose . . . (the) Printing (of) Large Print...

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Traveler Newsletter – January 2020

Download the PDF Subscribe to the Traveler Happy Birthday ACA!! Saturday January 25, 2020The 2014 ABC passed motion abc_2014_23, making the last Saturday of the month of January a day for our World Organization to celebrate the beginning of the program...

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Committee Reports for the 2020 ABC Delegate Binder

Due Date:  Jan 31, 2020 To all committee and sub committee chairs: The end of 2019 is soon upon us, which means yearly reports for the binders for the upcoming ABC are due soon.  To help with this task the final due date for submissions will be end of Jan 2020. Thank...

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Traveler Newsletter – December 2019

Download the PDF Subscribe to the Traveler 2020 ABC/AWC News Registration is NOW Open!.Dates:Annual Business Conference - April 23 & 24, 2020ACA World Convention - April 24 (evening), 25 & 26, 2020The 2020 ABC/AWC will be held at the Renaissance...

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Intergroups Needs Assessment Survey Released

Download the PDF - Survey will need to be completed using the link below. Greetings! We are the Intergroups Subcommittee of the Member Services Committee within the Adult Children of Alcoholics World Services Organization.  That’s a mouthful of a way to say we are a...

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Traveler – November 2019

Download the PDF Subscribe to the Traveler 2019 Membership SurveyYour voice matters!  Members, throughout the ACA Fellowship are asked to participate in the 2019 Membership Survey.  The survey will be open from November 1 to December 31, 2019.  The goal of...

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2019 Membership Survey Announced

Your voice matters! Members, throughout the ACA Fellowship are asked to participate in the 2019 Membership Survey. The survey will be open from November 1 to December 31, 2019. The goal of the survey is to gather data about the fellowship at large and use that...

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Travel Visa and Scholarship Information for the 2020 ABC-AWC

For Members Outside the US, Canada and Bermuda We encourage you to check the US State Department website often for visa requirements, updates or changes.  If you need a letter stating that you’ll be attending the ABC/AWC, please send an email to abc@adultchildren.org....

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Traveler – October 2019

Download the PDF Subscribe to the Traveler Special Message from the WSO Board Bill D. is Named WSO TreasurerWSO Chair Charlie H. has announced the following, on behalf of the WSO Board of Trustees:Pat H. has resigned from the WSO Board, and from her...

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APB Review of FInal Draft Scheduled

Please join us for a final fellowship wide Town Hall call to review the final draft of the APB Tent Card on Saturday, September 21, from 12:30 pm to 2 pm EDT! This call will be held via ZOOM. Join URL: https://zoom.us/j/589205475 Click here for the final draft of the...

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Traveler – September 2019

Download the PDF Subscribe to the Traveler 2020 ABC/AWC News Dates:Annual Business Conference - April 23 & 24, 2020ACA World Convention - April 24 (evening), 25 & 26, 2020 The 2020 ABC/AWC will be held at the Renaissance Hotel in Boca Raton,...

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Loving Parent Guidebook Project Update

Call for Shares: Loving Parent Guidebook The proposal to create a Loving Parent Guidebook (LPG) passed the 2017 ABC unanimously. It was envisioned as an expanded, experiential guide to support Chapter 8 in the Big Red Book. The LPG team has been hard at work since...

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Workshop Applications for the 2020 AWC

The ACA World Convention is being held April 24 (evening), 25 & 26, 2020 at the Renaissance Hotel in Boca Raton, Florida.  More information including registration is being posted at the Convention Website. You can submit an application for doing an ACA workshop at...

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APB Safety Card Update – August 2019

Click to download  A third fellowship wide APB Town Hall call will be scheduled on Saturday, September 21, from 12:30 pm to 2 pm EST. As the first two calls, this call will be held via ZOOM. Join URL: https://zoom.us/j/589205475 The goal for this third call will be to...

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