“If you want to walk fast, walk alone. If you want to walk far, walk together!” African Proverb. When working toward sobriety, long-term success is possible when you share your path with others. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) offer ongoing group support for anyone entering treatment, or in recovery from alcohol or drug abuse.
AA and NA meetings offer a safe space for you to share your journey and receive support from peers. Dunnellon AA meetings and NA meetings are led by a licensed counselor or group leader and can be found at various locations throughout the city, including some addiction treatment centers in Dunnellon and the surrounding area. This guide provides a summary of information about available AA and NA meetings in Dunnellon.
AA meetings in Dunnellon, Florida
Participation in Alcoholics Anonymous meetings is open to everyone battling alcohol misuse. AA meetings in Dunnellon are spiritual (not religious) in nature and are based on the twelve-step principles. These 12 principles empower participants to release their obsession with alcohol, and lead sober, fulfilling lives. Dunnellon AA meetings offer a fellowship of hope and trust for anyone battling alcohol abuse.
AA meetings in Dunnellon allow you to share the emotional and physical burden of addiction with others battling substance abuse. After rehabilitation, AA meetings can also help members utilize and strengthen the coping skills acquired in rehab. Additionally, if you need help stepping into treatment, fellow AA members can offer encouragement and support.
Finding AA Meetings Near Me
You can use an online search engine to find “AA meetings near me”. When you are searching for AA meetings in Dunnellon, here are some important questions to ask:
- Where is the meeting held?
- Is it a non-smoking group?
- Is it a co-ed group?
- Who is leading the group?
- How does the leader conduct meetings?
- What is the average group size?
- Is the meeting strictly for alcoholics, or can anyone attend?
An online search will most likely give you a long list of meeting locations. Dunnellon AA meetings are typically held at churches, community centers, homes, and rehab facilities. Although all meetings will have similarities, AA meetings may differ in several ways.
First, depending on the group leader and participants, the tone and topics discussed will vary. Also, some meetings may be more suitable for those just starting recovery, while others may be geared more toward those completing rehabilitation. You may have to attend several meetings to find one that suits your individual needs and makes you feel comfortable.
NA meetings in Dunnellon, Florida
Founded in 1953, Narcotics Anonymous offers fellowship and support for people battling drug abuse. By adapting the 12-step principles used in AA meetings, Dunnellon NA meetings offer support for people addicted or recovering from addiction to drugs. NA meetings in Dunnellon are open to anyone desiring to beat their drug addiction.
NA meetings in Dunnellon focus on the virtues of honesty, receptiveness, and the willingness to change. Participation in Dunnellon NA meetings can help you step into recovery or transition to a healthier life during and after rehab. Dunnellon NA meetings are held weekly and help you stand strong in sobriety.
Finding NA Meetings Near Me
There are several ways to locate Dunnellon Narcotics Anonymous meetings. You may start by searching online for “NA meetings near me”. When you select meeting locations nearby, you will want to attend a few to find one offering the support you need.
Dunnellon NA meetings may differ in mood and topic, depending on the group leader and participants. Also, some NA meetings may be more helpful for people just starting recovery, while others may benefit those needing continued support, after rehabilitation. You will find a list of NA meetings in Dunnellon filtered by zip code, on the Narcotics Anonymous website.
The Recovery Village can also assist you in finding Dunnellon AA and NA meetings. We believe group support is vital for lasting recovery, and include 12-step support in all levels of care. We can help you or a loved one who is struggling with substance abuse.
On your journey to everlasting sobriety, group support can ensure success. You do not have to walk the path alone. Call The Recovery Village for information and helpful resources. Sharing your journey with others can help you live a fulfilling life, free of addiction.
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