24 hour Email Help & Helplines:
415-674-1821 from San Francisco
415-499-0400 from Marin
Only you can decide whether you want to give A.A. a try. Admitting you might need help, or admitting that you’re an alcoholic, takes courage. There are a handful of pamphlets and resources that will tell you more about this fellowship and help you decide whether A.A. could be right for you.
To learn more, please explore the information below located and/or contact us anytime at the phone numbers above. You are also welcome to email us or click the chat button on the lower right of this page.
- Daily Tips for Old and New Members – A good reminder for all of us.
- For Beginners – Suggestions for those getting sober.
Alcoholics Anonymous World Services publications, available at AA.org:
- 20 Questions: Are You an Alcoholic?
- A.A. At a Glance
- A.A. for Alcoholics with Mental Health Issues
- A Brief Guide to A.A.
- A Message To Teenagers
- A Newcomer Asks
- Do You Think You’re Different?
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Information on Alcoholics Anonymous
- Is A.A. For You?
- LGBTQ Alcoholics in A.A.
- Problems Other than Alcohol
- Questions & Answers on Sponsorship
- The God Word: Agnostic and Atheist Members in A.A.
- This Is A.A.
- Women in A.A.
- Young People and A.A.