New to AA?

This website will give you an idea of what Alcoholics Anonymous may be able to offer you. But to understand how AA works, you will need to go to some AA meetings and meet people like yourself who had a problem with alcohol but are now recovering. You will meet hundreds of them who are now living happy, fulfilling lives without alcohol.

AA meetings

Find out how an AA meeting works, where you can attend and read/listen to some of our members’ experiences.


Answers to the most common questions asked by people who are new to AA.

Further reading

There are lots of books and pamphlets about AA. Nearly all AA meetings have them available. Usually, pamphlets are given away free and books are sold at a modest cost. For a list of titles, click here.