Meeting Formats & Meeting Change Form

AgAgnostic
Intended for people with varying degrees of Faith.

ABAsk-It-Basket
A topic is chosen from suggestions placed into a basket.

BBeginners
This meeting is focused on the needs of new members of NA.

BKBook Study
Approved N.A. Books.

BLBi-Lingual
This Meeting can be attended by speakers of English and another language.

BTBasic Text
This meeting is focused on discussion of the Basic Text of Narcotics Anonymous.

CClosed
This meeting is closed to non-addicts. You should attend only if you believe that you may have a problem with substance abuse.

CHClosed Holidays
This meeting gathers in a facility that is usually closed on holidays.

CLCandlelight
This meeting is held by candlelight.

CPConcepts
This meeting is focused on discussion of the twelve concepts of NA.

CSChildren under Supervision
Well-behaved, supervised children are welcome.

CWChildren Welcome
Children are welcome at this meeting.

DDiscussion
This meeting invites participation by all attendees.

ESEspanol
This meeting can be attended by speakers of Spanish.

FDFive and Dime
Discussion of the Fifth Step and the Tenth Step.

FlagFlag
This meeting participated in the regional “capture the flag” activity which aims to promote unity and visiting various groups.

GLGay/Lesbian/Transgender
This meeting is focused on the needs of gay, lesbian and transgender members of NA.

ILIllness
This meeting is focused on the needs of NA members with chronic illness.

IPInformational Pamphlet
This meeting is focused on discussion of one or more Informational Pamphlets.

IWIt Works -How and Why
This meeting is focused on discussion of the It Works -How and Why text.

JTJust for Today
This meeting is focused on discussion of the Just For Today text.

MMen
This meeting is meant to be attended by men only.

MEMeditation
This meeting encourages its participants to engage in quiet meditation.

NCNewcomers
This meeting is focused on newcomers.

NECNo Electronic Cigarettes
This meeting does not allow electronic cigarettes or vaping.

NS – No Smoking
Smoking is not allowed at this meeting

OOpen
This meeting is open to addicts and non-addicts alike. All are welcome.

OEOpen-Ended
No fixed duration. The meeting continues until everyone present has had a chance to share.

PiPitch
This meeting has a format that consists of each person who shares picking the next person.

QAQuestion and Answer
Attendees may ask questions and expect answers from Group members.

RARestricted Attendance
This facility places restrictions on attendees.

RFRotating Format
This meeting has a format that changes for each meeting.

RrRound Robin
This meeting has a fixed sharing order (usually a circle.)

SCSurveillance Cameras
This meeting is held in a facility that has surveillance cameras.

SDSpeaker/Discussion
This meeting is lead by a speaker, then opened for participation by attendees.

SGStep Working Guide
This meeting is focused on discussion of the Step Working Guide text.

SLASL
This meeting provides an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter for the deaf.

SmSmoking Permitted
Smoking (of tobacco) is permitted at this meeting.

SoSpeaker Only
This meeting is a speaker-only meeting. Other attendees do not participate in the discussion.

StStick

This meeting is a stick meeting.

StepStep
This meeting is focused on discussion of the Twelve Steps of NA.

TiTimer
This meeting has sharing time limited by a timer.

ToTopic
This meeting is based upon a topic chosen by a speaker or by group conscience.

TrTradition
This meeting is focused on discussion of the Twelve Traditions of NA.

TWTraditions Workshop
This meeting engages in detailed discussion of one or more of the Twelve Traditions of N.A.

WWomen
This meeting is meant to be attended by women only.

WCWheelchair
This meeting is wheelchair accessible.

YPYoung People
This meeting is focused on the needs of younger members of NA.

 

 

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