How to distribute AA literature in your community

Contract other groups in your area to see if they are doing any PI drives (this is out of courtesy and to not double up on delivery to the same facilities. Google search within a radius of your HG the facilities you’re targeting, i.e. GP, chemist, police etc. Call first to make contact and inquire…
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What Groups are in the Inner City District?

There are many groups in the Inner City District area. The below list is comprised of groups who are currently supporting Inner City District through regular participation in District meetings and/or group donations.

How can I make a donation?

Your donation helps support the Inner City District in spreading Public Information about Alcoholics Anonymous to the wider public through a variety of different mediums. Donations fund the creation and distribution of posters, pamphlets, magazine ads, public information packs for general practitioners and other health professionals as well as organising events.

What service opportunities are available?

Get involved! There are a variety of service opportunities available for members and groups within the Committee, guest speaker opportunities at rehab centres and volunteering time at the Melbourne 12 Step Office.

Public Information & Resources

Public Information (PI) in Alcoholics Anonymous is about getting the message of recovery out to the alcoholic who still suffers. We do this through implementing various strategies to inform the general public about the AA program.

Primary Purpose of the Group

“Each group has but one primary purpose – to carry its message to the alcoholic who still suffers.” Are you looking for a way that your group can better fulfil it’s primary purpose?

What is the role of a General Service Representative?

“The strength of our whole general service structure starts with the group and the general service representative (GSR) the group elects. I cannot emphasize too strongly the GSR’s importance.” The general service representative has the job of linking his or her group with A.A. as a whole.