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Illinois A.A. Meetings





Illinois A.A. Meetings: To locate a local Illinois A.A. meeting scroll down this page and select the Illinois local A.A. contact nearest you. This may be an individual, a Central Office, Intergroup, an A.A. Area, Region, or District contact.  Some will offer a Hotline or Help Line telephone number that you can call.  Some of the Illinois A.A. Meeting contacts will  have -- a local telephone number, a toll-free number, a website, and/or an address where you can get specific and accurate information about the Illinois A.A. Meetings in your area of interest.

Alcoholics Anonymous is worldwide with A.A. meetings in most communities. You can find times and places of local A.A. meetings or events by contacting the A.A. Central OfficeIntergroup,, or A.A. Answering Service that is listed for the area nearest you..

If there is not a listing for a Illinois AA Meeting for your city (in the list below) -- Contact the local Illinois AA in the city that is nearest your city. They will help you locate a meeting that is nearest to your location.

Sometimes, new or small AA meetings, or newly moved meetings will not be listed in the directories yet -- or the information may have changed or it may be private, and not listed at all.

This is why it is important to contact one of the Illinois Central Offices, Intergroups, or Alano Clubs for the most recent information. The AA members in these offices will always have the most recent information and change notifications.

Spanish Speaking AA Meetings: Most of the Spanish Speaking AA Meetings will be designated as: Oficina Inegroupal and they will have additional literature in Spanish, and also be able to help you locate the Spanish Speaking AA Meetings

Illinois A.A Meetings





NOTE: Please be aware that all of District 17 in Southern Illinois has joined District 18 with one number 800 307-6600. The towns/cities that share this number now include:
West Frankfort, IL
Marion, IL
Du Quoin, IL
Vienna, IL
Anna, IL
Carbondale, IL
Murphysboro, IL
Carterville, IL
Grand Tower, IL
Herrin, IL
Joppa, IL
and probably a few more little towns...

The major towns though, areMarion, Carbondale, West Frankfort, & Murphysboro.

ALTON ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 18 Answering Service
ALTON IL Telephone: 800 307-6600

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

ANTIOCH ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 10 Answering Service
ANTIOCH IL Telephone: 847 395-5988

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

AURORA ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 60, 62, 63, 64 Answering Service
AURORA IL Telephone: 630 859-2444

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

BARRINGTON ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 28 Answering Service
BARRINGTON IL Telephone: 847 382-4455

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

BARTLETT ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 23 Answering Service
BARTLETT IL Telephone: 630 830-6091

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL
Bloomington/Normal A.A. Answering Service
309 828-7092

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

CARBONDALE ILLINOIS A.A.
Carbondale Helpline
Carbondale IL Telephone: 618 549-4633

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

CHAMPAIGN ILLINOIS A.A.
East Central Illinois A.A. Intergroup
Champaign IL Answering Service 217 373-4200
http://www.aa-eci.org

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

CHICAGO ILLINOIS A.A.
Chicago Area A.A. Service Office
200 N Michigan Avenue Ste 501
Chicago IL Telephone: 312 346-1475
http://www.chicagoaa.org

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.





CHICAGO ILLINOIS A.A.
Comite De Intergrupos
2814 1/2 W. 59th St.
Chicago IL Telephone: 773 863-0172

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

CHICAGO ILLINOIS A.A.
Oficina Intergrupal De Chicago
2536 West North Ave.
Chicago IL Telephone: 773-489-6438

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

CHICAGO ILLINOIS A.A.
Polish Speaking A.A. Intergroup
Chicago IL Telephone: 773 767-1080

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

CRYSTAL LAKE ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 11 Answering Service
Crystal Lake IL Telephone: 815 455-3311

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

DE KALB ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 71 Answering Service
De Kalb IL Telephone: 800 452-7990

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

DIXON ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 73 Answering Service
Dixon IL Telephone: 800 452-7990

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

DOWNERS GROVE ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 42 Answering Service
Downers Grove IL Telephone: 630 887-8671

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

ELGIN ILLINOIS A.A.
Intergrupal Eje Noroeste
1530 Weather Storm
Elgin IL Telephone: 847 695-9123

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

ELMHURST ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 41 Answering Service
Elmhurst IL Telephone: 630 833-7897

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

FREEPORT ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 72 Answering Service
Freeport IL Telephone: 800 452-7990

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

GALESBURG ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 91 Central Office
Galesburg IL Telephone: 309 343-1530

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

GLEN ELLYN ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 40 Answering Service
Glen Ellyn IL Telephone: 630 653-6556

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

JOLIET ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 51 Answering Service
Joliet IL Telephone: 815 741-6637

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

KANKAKEE ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 52 Answering Service
Kankakee IL Telephone: 815 939-4996

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

LIBERTYVILLE ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 10 Answering Service
Libertyville IL Telephone: 847 362-1811

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

MOLINE ILLINOIS A.A.
Illowa A.A. Intergroup
1702 15th St Place
Moline IL Telephone: 309 764-1016
http://www.aaquadcities.com

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

MT. VERNON ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 7 Answering Service
Mt. Vernon IL Telephone: 618 532-5007
http://www.aaquadcities.com

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

NAPERVILLE ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 43 Answering Service
Naperville IL Telephone: 630 355-2622

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

PALATINE ILLINOIS A.A.
A. A. District 21 Answering Service
Palatine IL Telephone: 847 359-3311

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

PEORIA ILLINOIS A.A.
Peoria Area A.A. Intergroup
329 E. Lake St.
Peoria IL
24 HR Answering Service 309 687-1329
http://www.aapeoria.org

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

PRINCETON ILLINOIS A.A. A. A. District 80 Answering Service Princeton IL Telephone: 815 875-4279

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

ROCKFORD ILLINOIS A.A. Rockford Area A.A. Intergroup 4040 CHARLES STREET SUITE 210 Rockford IL Telephone: 815 968-0333

Roscoe Recovery Meetings
Tues. Big Book Study 5:30 Closed
Thur. Step Lead 1st Thur or discussion 5:30pm Closed
Sat. Open Meeting 9am at United Methodist Church.

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

SPRINGFIELD ILLINOIS A.A. Springfield A.A. Intergroup Springfield IL Telephone: 217 525-5795 http://www.aaspringfield.org

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

ST. CHARLES ILLINOIS A.A. A. A. District 61 Answering Service St. Charles IL Telephone: 630 377-6610

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

WAUKEGAN ILLINOIS A.A. A. A. District 12 Hilltop Answering Service WAUKEGAN IL Telephone: 847 623-9660

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

WEST FRANKFORT ILLINOIS A.A. A. A. District 17 Helpline West Frankfort IL Telephone: 618-932-8436

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA help, AA information, and AA meeting directories.

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