Meeting Resources

This page is created for all the resources you may need in starting a new meeting, updating your meeting details, or moving your in-person meeting online.

Resumption of In-Person Meetings in Alameda County

  • As long as meeting places are able to meet health & safety requirements set forth by the Alameda County Public Health Department, NA meetings are allowed to re-open.

  • Meeting must fill out Site Specific Plan Form (see below) and have on-hand in the meeting in order to re-open and remain on the regular Alameda County Tri-Area Schedule.

  • East Bay Central, East Bay North, or Mission Peak Areas of Narcotics Anonymous and Northern California Region Service Committee will not be financially responsible nor be held liable for any and all fines as a result of a group’s non-compliance of the Public Health Order and Social Distancing Protocol.

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  • Financial responsibility and liability will then fall to the individual group (e.g. the GSR and other service members of the group) as well as the facility or meeting location should these guidelines not be met.

  • Per nCov, Public Health, DCDCP contact at Alameda County: “Narcotics Anonymous is not considered a cultural ceremony, it is considered group counseling services. Please refer to the order and FAQs for guidance to follow.”

ONLINE MEETINGS

The Tri-Area Public Relations Committee (PR), as a service to Mission Peak, East Bay Central, and East Bay North, has purchased a Zoom business account for use by all meetings without needing your own Zoom account.

GSRs and other Trusted Servants, please report any updated information about your meeting directly to the Public Relations Subcommittee.

The PR Committee will be posting changes regularly.

To get your in-person meeting online, you'll need to:

1. Fill out the Take Our Existing Meeting Online (Form) and PR will automatically be notified.

2. Questions or need help? Please email meetings@naalamedacounty.org

ONLINE MEETING RESOURCES

Additional Online Meeting Resources

NAWS (Narcotics Anonymous World Services) has created a page on na.org for resources related to virtual meetings around the world:

https://www.na.org/?ID=vm_listings

Another great site for Virtual Meetings can be found here:

https://virtual-na.org/meetings

(Not managed by NAWS)

Any questions?

You can reach out to meetings@naalamedacounty.org