AA Meetings Dedham, MA

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Below is a comprehensive directory of AA meetings in Dedham, Massachusetts.

The closest AA meeting to you is 0.01 miles away and meets on Wednesday at 9:30:00 AM.

If you can't find a meeting close to you at the time you're looking for, we recommend checking out nearby towns including: Islington, Needham, Norwood, and Milton. Click here for Dedham substance abuse treatment.

What is an AA Meeting?

A meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous is a program where alcoholics and people who struggle with substance abuse gather for one hour to express their experience, strength, and hope. AA Members who attend an Alcoholic's Anonymous meeting in Dedham, MA will share their experience getting sober through their personal anecdotes with anyone working on their recovery journey. There is no religious, social or economic association for membership, just the yearn to stop drinking, and live a productive life without alcohol.

Choosing An Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting in Dedham, MA

There are a a number of different AA meetings in Dedham, MA. prior to selecting the meeting that you are going to join, it is important to know the different types of AA meetings and what happens at each one.

Open Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous - An Open Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous is open to anyone who wants to attend. You do not have to be an alcoholic to go to an open AA Meeting. Friends, family, and children can join these meetings.

Closed Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous - A Closed meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous is only for those who have a desire to get sober. It is not open to friends or family.

Big Book Meeting - At these meetings, a member will typically read out of the Big Book and follow the reading with a discussion amongst its members.

Speaker Meeting - At an Alcoholics Anonymous speaker meeting, a member of Alcoholics Anonymous will tell their story and share their journey, strength, and hope with fellow members of Alcoholics Anonymous. The speaker may or may not talk through the duration of the meeting and members are often encouraged to share their thoughts before wrapping up.

Alcoholics Anonymous Literature Meeting - A literature meeting typically revolves around reading from one of the Alcoholics Anonymous approved pieces of literature and an sometimes they open the floor to discussion at the end or a speaker about the literature of topic.

Step Study - An Alcoholics Anonymous step study usually focuses on a specific step or 2 per meeting. This can involve a speaker lead discussion about a particular step, literature reading, and might be followed by a discussion about the step(s).

Meditation Meeting - A meditation meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous can involve meditation for a portion of the meeting or even the whole time. The meditation may be guided and then followed by a discussion.

Traditions Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting - One or more of the Alcoholics Anonymous traditions will be discussed in thoroughly. This can be done with a speaker, literature lead, and might be followed by a dialogue.

Because each Dedham Alcoholics Anonymous meeting is autonomous, they are able to run each meeting as they see fit. Some meeting formats may vary and you can also find Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Dedham that do not. We recommend reaching out to the local Alcoholics Anonymous intergroup to get more information on Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Dedham, MA, or navigating to aa.org to find out more information.

How to benefit the most from your initial AA meeting in Dedham, MA

To benefit the most from your initial AA meeting you need to walk through the front door with an open mind, and the willingness to change. Make sure to give yourself extra time at the start and end because there is always a “before” and “after” for every meeting, where the members of the group gather outside and talk. Make sure during opening announcements that you raise your hand to let the group know this is your first meeting. Make sure to inquire about a meeting list, with phone numbers of the group members. The last thing to remember is don’t be afraid to raise your hand and speak, share the journey that lead you to this meeting.

Monday AA Meetings in Dedham

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Women's Reflections Women (W)
St. Paul's Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Women (W)
0.03 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Good Shepherd
Church
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
1.21 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Monday Step
St. Sebastian's
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
2.12 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

St. Theresa's School Caf? Mondays at 7:15 PM
St. Theresa's School Caf?
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
2.29 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Constant Vigilance
Knights of Columbus
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

No Matter What
Most Precious Blood Church
Open (O), Speaker (S)
2.87 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Upside Down
Unitarian Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
2.97 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Keep It Simple
First Baptist
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
3.64 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Noontime
Trinity Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.05 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Candle Light
First Congregational Church
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
4.11 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Baptist Church Hall Mondays at 12:00 PM
First Baptist Church Hall
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.13 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Parkway
Parkway United Methodist Church
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
4.46 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Tuesday AA Meetings in Dedham

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The Real Thing Women (W)
St. Mary Assumption Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Women (W)
0.59 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Oakdale Square
Good Shepherd Church
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
1.19 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Islington Community Church Tuesdays at 7:30 PM Wom
Islington Community Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Women (W)
1.98 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Clapboard
Theo. Parker Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.36 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Constant Vigilance
Knights of Columbus
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Starting Over
St. George's
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.5 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Clean House 12 & 12 Men (M)
Trinity Church
Closed (C), Men (M), Step Meeting (12)
4.05 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Baptist Church Hall Tuesdays at 12:00 PM
First Baptist Church Hall
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.13 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Back From the Edge
Caritas Hospital
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
4.2 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

BB
Carter Methodist Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
4.43 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Farm
Parkway United Methodist Church
Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
4.46 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Elks Hall Tuesday
Elks Hall
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
4.5 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Wednesday AA Meetings in Dedham

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St. Paul's Wednesdays at 9:30 AM Women (W)
St. Paul's
Closed (C), Discussion (D), Women (W)
0.01 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Girls Night Out Women (W)
First Church & Parish
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
0.15 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

St. Susanna Wednesdays at 7:30 PM
St. Susanna
Open (O)
1.51 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Constant Vigilance
Knights of Columbus
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Men's Step Men (M)
Knights of Columbus
Men (M), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Friendship
St. Chrysostom
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
2.57 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Big Book Thumpers
Most Precious Blood Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
2.87 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Great Step
First Baptist
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
3.64 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Project 12
Project Place
Open (O), Step Meeting (12), Wheelchair Access (H)
3.78 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Noontime
Trinity Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.05 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Open Minds Men (M)
First Congregational Church
Closed (C), Men (M), Step Meeting (12)
4.11 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Baptist Church Hall Wednesdays at 12:00 PM
First Baptist Church Hall
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.13 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Thursday AA Meetings in Dedham

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Dedham Line
St. Stephen's
Open (O)
1.55 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Constant Vigilance
Knights of Columbus
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Step Into Service Women (W)
St. J. Chrysostom
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
2.57 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Chosen Few
St. Pius Church
Open (O)
2.67 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

People Helping People
Unitarian Church
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
2.97 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Road of Happy Destiny
Unitarian Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.97 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Grateful To Be Here
St. Margaret Mary
Open (O), Step Meeting (12), Tradition Meeting (T)
3.01 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Love and Tolerance
Trinity Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
4.05 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Freedom
First Congregational Church
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.11 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Baptist Church Hall Thursdays at 12:00 PM
First Baptist Church Hall
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.13 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Farm
Parkway United Methodist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.46 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Pass It On
Presbyterian Church
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
4.63 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Friday AA Meetings in Dedham

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Night
St. Mary's Parish Ctr
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
0.59 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Intensive Care
Islington Community Church
Closed (C)
1.98 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Kitchen Table Miracle
Theo. Parker Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.36 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Constant Vigilance
Knights of Columbus
Discussion (D), Open (O)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Easy Does It II
Christ Church
Open (O)
2.89 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

AM Big Book
St. Margaret Mary
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
3.01 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Big Book
First Baptist Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C)
3.29 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Noontime
Trinity Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.05 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Baptist Church Hall Fridays at 12:00 PM
First Baptist Church Hall
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.13 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

2 For 1 YP
Caritas Hospital
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S), Young People (YP)
4.2 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Friday Night
Carter Methodist Church
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
4.43 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Farm
Parkway United Methodist Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O)
4.46 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Saturday AA Meetings in Dedham

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Theo. Parker Church Saturdays at 6:30 AM
Theo. Parker Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.36 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Just For Today
Malone Sr. Housing
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
2.75 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Sober's Better
Congregational Church
Open (O)
3.72 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Sat. Night
Town Hall
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
3.75 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

BBSS
Christ Episcopal Church
Big Book (BB), Open (O), Step Meeting (12)
4.07 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

We Thoroughly Followed
First Congregational Church
Big Book (BB), Closed (C), Step Meeting (12)
4.11 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Farm
Parkway United Methodist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.46 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Hang Loose
St. Gerard's
Discussion (D), Open (O)
5.09 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Keep It Simple
St. Michael's
Closed (C), Discussion (D)
5.76 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Pick Up
Brookside
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
5.83 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Canton Originally
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Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
6.02 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Hang On
Carney Hospital
Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
6.11 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Sunday AA Meetings in Dedham

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Village
First Church & Parish
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
0.15 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Islington Community Church Sundays at 7:30 PM
Islington Community Church
Beginner's Meeting Beforehand (*), Open (O)
1.98 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Day
Knights of Columbus
Open (O)
2.45 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Holy Name Sundays at 7:45 PM
Holy Name
Open (O)
3.27 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Trailside
Trinity Church
Open (O)
4.05 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

On Time
Christ Episcopal Church
Discussion (D), Open (O), Wheelchair Access (H)
4.07 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

First Day
Caritas Hospital
Discussion (D), Open (O), Speaker (S)
4.2 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Farm
Parkway United Methodist Church
Discussion (D), Open (O)
4.46 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

New Hope
Shattuck Hospital
Open (O)
5.09 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Milton Hospital Sundays at 6:30 PM Women (W)
Medical Center
Closed (C), Step Meeting (12), Women (W)
5.13 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

These are the Promises Women (W)
The Meeting Point
Closed (C), Discussion (D), LGBTQ (G), Speaker (S), Women (W)
5.52 miles from the center of Dedham, MA

Somersville Sunday Beginners Group
Congregational Church of Somersville
Discussion, Newcomer, Open
6.35 miles from the center of Dedham, MA