AA and NA Meetings in AA Meetings and NA Meetings in Miami Beach, Florida

During all stages of recovery, support groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) provide hope and guidance to decrease the chance of a relapse. Many treatment programs for drug and alcohol addiction, including those at The Recovery Village®, incorporate these groups during treatment to initiate the peer support.

Those looking for NA and AA meetings in Miami Beach have many options. In addition to those provided at addiction treatment facilities in Miami Beach, there are many sessions around the city. Whether you struggle with alcoholism or narcotics addiction, you can find a group to support you in your recovery.

AA Meetings in Miami Beach, Florida

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are open to anyone struggling with addiction to alcohol. There are no requirements other than a wish to learn to live a life without alcohol. During meetings, you will learn the 12-steps and get support as you become familiar with the principles and ingrain them in your life to diminish your desire to drink.

Although the AA tenants are spiritual in nature, you do not have to believe in any one religious doctrine or tenant. During AA meetings in Miami Beach, you can feel safe to share your struggles and find advice on the steps to take. You may also experience encouragement to search for more intensive treatment. Those just leaving rehab find that working with support groups like Miami Beach AA meetings help them to continue to build on their newfound coping skills to remain sober.

Finding AA Meeting Near Me

It is important to find the right Miami Beach AA meeting for you. You have many options, with each one having a different atmosphere and tone. The first step to take to find one is to search online for “AA meetings near me,” but then you may need to visit a few to find the right one for you. The locations tend to be in community centers or churches, while some are held in private homes.

Before you attend a meeting, you may want to ask a few questions to help you determine if it may be a good fit for you:
  • Can you smoke during a meeting?
  • How many people typically attend the meeting?
  • What is the leadership philosophy for the meeting?
  • Who leads the meeting?
  • Is the meeting open to anyone?
  • What is the location of the meeting?
  • Is the group co-ed?
It may take some time to find the right meeting for you. To search for AA meetings in Miami Beach, you can start with the Alcoholics Anonymous website. You can also try these resources:

Sober on South Beach @ 7
1718 Bay Rd.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

The Ten @ Sobe
1718 Bay Rd.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

La Gran Manzana
1718 Bay Rd.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

NA Meetings in Miami Beach, Florida 

Narcotics Anonymous shares some of the same tenants as AA, but it focuses on helping people to stop their abuse or addiction to drugs. As one of the largest and oldest 12-step programs, there are many Miami Beach NA meetings from which to choose.

As with AA meetings, NA meetings are located in a variety of spaces and are always free and open to the public. The only expectation is a true desire to overcome your addiction and find support on your journey to recovery. You will have a space in which to openly and honestly discuss your struggles and receive advice from others who have gone through a similar situation.

NA meetings in Miami Beach provide benefits to anyone at any stage of recovery, whether just starting out, fresh out of rehab, or decades sober. They are especially important for those just transitioning back to life after a treatment program since they provide additional support to use the coping mechanisms and other skills you learn during treatment.

Finding NA Meetings Near Me

When looking for Narcotics Anonymous meetings, a good place to start is the Narcotics Anonymous website. You may also be able to just do an online search for NA meetings in Miami Beach and then narrow down from there.

As with the AA meetings, Miami Beach NA meetings vary from group to group. Some may be better suited for those fresh out of treatment while others best support those with a few years of sobriety behind them. The leadership style and group makeup also impact the overall atmosphere and tone. You may have to try a few before you find the one that best suits your needs.

A sample of available NA meetings Miami Beach include:

Miami Beach Community Church
1618 Drexel Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Sober on South Beach Club
1718 Bay Rd.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Saint Patrick’s Church
3885 N. Meridian Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33140

At The Recovery Village®, we believe that support groups and 12-step programs like NA and AA provide invaluable components of a person’s journey to recovery. We incorporate meetings as part of our treatment program and encourage them as part of a person’s aftercare. For more information about our substance abuse treatment programs, call us and speak to one of our representatives.