OA News

New OA Men's Telephone Meeting

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Currently (March 2015), we have about 85 men in our Google group and over 40 men on our Outreach List. Recently, we have registered our telephone meeting at the WSO. 

We meet from 7-8 PM ET every Tuesday evening. 

The call in information is: 1-712-775-7031 Meeting ID: 242-990-669# 

Please join us. “Together we can do what we cannot do alone” 

In accordance with the OA Bylaws, the meeting is open to all who have a desire to stop eating compulsively. We ask however, that you please respect our Men’s Special Focus. 

If you would like to connect with other men in OA, please add your name to our Google Group. The e-mail address is: OA4men@oa-brandywine.org 

Please provide your name, e-mail address, telephone number and time zone. In addition you may indicate that you would like to be added to the Outreach List to either make or receive outreach calls from other men. You may also indicate whether you would like a sponsor or would be willing to sponsor. 

We are also looking for meeting leaders with the current abstinence requirement being fifteen (15) days. We will provide leaders with a format for the meeting. 

We are also looking for speakers with ninety (90) days of current abstinence. 

History 

The initiative for encouraging men to become more active in OA came from a Special Focus Group of men held at the World Service conference in Cleveland held in August, 2013. 

In May of 2014 we began to have phone meetings every other Tuesday from 7-8 PM ET with a special focus on men.