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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.
To purchase ACA literature, visit our shopping cart at www.shop.adultchildren.org.
The 2019 Annual Business Conference (ABC) will be held in Malmö, Sweden on Thursday, April 25 – Friday, April 26, 2019. followed by the 2019 ACA World Convention (AWC) on Saturday, April 27 – Sunday, April 28, 2019. Click here for more details.
Delegates that will be participating in the ABC can get helpful information on the Delegate Training page.
You can get ABC 2019 voting information here.
Latest Fellowship News
The Delegate Training Subcommittee and the Website and Data Base Committee will present delegate training-both for those who will be in Malmo and those who will be voting remotely. The primary training will cover how to prepare for the role of the delegate, which is...read more
Download the PDF The meeting scheduled for February 18, 2019 was rescheduled to March 18, 2019. ...read more
We are starting to use Zoom for our monthly board calls. You can call into the teleconference directly using a local number and entering the meeting id. Dial by your location +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) Meeting ID: 228 809 511 Find your...read more
Download the PDF Subscribe to The Traveler March 2019 Special ComLINE Edition The Special Predatory Behavior Edition of the ComLINE was just...read more
The Special Predatory Behavior Edition of the ComLine newsletter is now available! The ComLine is our quarterly publication where members from around the world share their experience, strength, and hope on the 12 Steps, Traditions, and Promises of ACA. If you would...read more
The Russian-speaking Service Committee (RSC) translates WSO materials for the Russian-speaking audience. We have translated The Traveler's February'2019 issue to Russian This translation has been approved by the RSC and published on the official website of the...read more
Download the PDF Subscribe to The Traveler February 2019 2019 ABC/AWC News The 2019 ABC/AWC will be held in Malmö, Sweden. More information,...read more
The WSO Board has elected the following new Officers who will take office at the ABC in April: Chair - Charlie H. Vice Chair - David McB. Treasurer - Pat H. Secretary - Miles C. These individuals will assume their new roles at the end of the second day of the ABC in...read more
Download the PDF [pdf-embedder url="https://acawso.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Dec-2018-Virtual-Subcom-Minutes.pdf" title="Dec 2018 Virtual Subcom...read more
The following information went out in an email to all properly registered ACA Meetings, Intergroups and the Greater Western USA Region. This mailing was delayed by one day due to unforeseen circumstances. January 16, 2019 Dear ACA Group Rep, In response to a...read more
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Date: Saturday, January 5, 2019 Time: 11:30 am Eastern US Dial in information: 1-605-472-5624 Access Code 202308# Press *6 to mute or unmute A list of international dial in numbers is at the end of this report. Agenda 1) Open with Serenity Prayer 2) Guests...read more
Download the PDF Subscribe to The Traveler January 2019 Happy Birthday, ACA! Saturday January 26, 2019 The 2014 ABC passed motion abc_2014_23, making the last Saturday of the...read more
WSO has added a daily email with the Meditation of the day from our book Strengthening our Recovery. You can find the sign up link at adultchildren.org. You need to sign up for this separately from the traveler...read more
Download the PDF Subscribe to The Traveler December 2018 2019 ABC/AWC News The 2019 ABC/AWC will be held in Malmö, Sweden. More information, including about registration, can...read more
Download the Flyer here [pdf-embedder url="https://acawso.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Where-does-the-money-go-flyer.pdf" title="Where does the money go...read more
Monday, October 15, 2018 at 8pm Eastern. Call 605-468-8845 access code 736545# Download the PDF here [pdf-embedder url="https://acawso.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Oct-2018-Virtual-Subcom-Agenda.pdf" title="Oct 2018 Virtual Subcom...read more
Download the PDF here [pdf-embedder url="https://acawso.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Virtual-Minutes-Sept-24-2018.pdf" title="Virtual Minutes Sept 24...read more
Download the latest issue of the ACA ComLine! This issue has shares about the Shame Train, the Recovery Pool, and more. We also invite all adult children to share their recovery experiences. For more information, see https://adultchildren.org/literature/comline/....read more
Download the pdf Subscribe to The Traveler October 2018 The latest ComLINE was just released! Current and back issues can be downloaded from ACA ComLINE Web Page WSO...read more