For Professionals


Al-Anon Family Groups, which include Alateen, has been in existence for over 50 years as a community resource providing support to those affected by someone else’s drinking. Today, there are over 26,000 Al-Anon and Alateen groups meeting in 115 countries. Our meetings are anonymous and confidential. There are no dues or fees for membership.

Forty percent of Al-Anon members report that a professional influenced their decision to attend their first Al-Anon meeting. Al-Anon and Alateen meetings are compatible with all types of counseling and medical treatment.

AL-ANON/ALATEEN has 24-hour toll-free numbers to call for a free introductory packet of literature for professionals: 800.344.9996

Members also might find the information in these publications helpful.

Open Letter Series