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English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Hi there

I seem to have issues posting the whole text so here again pls find the information for the Al-Anon meetings in Basel, Zuerich and Geneva. Thanks.

We are proud to announce that we now have English speaking Al-Anon Meetings in Basel, Zuerich and Geneva where we welcome families and friends of alcoholics.


BASEL:
WHEN: Sundays 6-7pm
WHERE: Schweizergasse 23, Basel (tram 1/8 to Zoo Bachletten)
AL-ANON: Self-help group helping friends/families of alcoholics
COST: Free, small donation welcome for room/literature
CONTACT: 0848 843 843

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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Are the sufferers themselves welcome ?

We should be told.

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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Hi,

good questions. AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) is the 'sister' group of Al-Anon and helps alcoholics is their first point of contact for recovery.

However, as most alcoholics have family members also suffering from alcoholism, therefore they also belong to Al-Anon. Our meetins are open meetings, therefore, alcoholics in recovery, i.e. attending AA meetings on a regular basis, are also welcome to join in as long as the focus of the Alanon meeting is kept on Alanon and not on issues of their substance abuse.

Pls find the meeting details in this response as I am unable to post them in the original thread for some technical reason:

BASEL:
WHEN: Sundays 6-7pm
WHERE: Schweizergasse 23, Basel (tram 1/8 to Zoo Bachletten)
AL-ANON: Self-help group helping friends/families of alcoholics
COST: Free, small donation welcome for room/literature
CONTACT: 0848 843 843 or 079/717 5200 or www.al-anon.ch
ZUERICH:
WHEN: Sundays 5-6pm
WHERE: English Catholic Church, Neptunstrasse 60, 8032 Zuerich
AL-ANON: Self-help group helping friends/families of alcoholics
COST: Free, small donation welcome for room/literature
CONTACT: 0848 843 843 or Kathrin 078/603 8969 or www.al-anon.ch
GENEVA:
AL-ANON: Self-help group helping friends/families of alcoholics
COST: Free, small donation welcome for room/literature
CONTACT: 0848 843 843 or www.al-anon.ch
Thanks,
Jennifer

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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Please note that the phone number for Alanon French part of Switzerland is: 0848 848 833, for the German part it is 0848 848 843. Also, Kathrin is only the contact person for the Zurich meeting. We will have to find a contact person for the meeting in Lausanne.
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Thanks for the information. I have updated all posts accordingly.

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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

There is an additional new Eng. speaking Alanon mtg in Zurich.Thursdays 6 PM to 7 PM. at the English-speaking Catholic Mission, Neptunstr.60, 8032 Zurich Thanks.
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

As of August 5,the new English speaking Al Anon meeting on Thursdays in Zurich has changed it time to 18:15 (6.15 PM). The meeting is at the English speaking Catholic Mission, Neptunestrasse 60 in Zurich.
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Dear Expats,

The English-speakingThursday Night Alanon meeting in Zurich, will have a new location as of February 3, 2011. It will be at the Salvation Army(Heilsarmee), at Helvetiaplatz. The room is on the ground floor, first door on the left, as you come in. Time: 18.15-19:15. Thank you.
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English ALANON in ZURICH

NEW UPDATED INFO as of May,2011

THURSDAY NIGHT ENGLISH SPEAKING ALANON NEW TIME
TIME 19:00-20:00
LOCATION HEILSARMEE(Salvation Army)
Meeting Room in the basement.Ask at the coffee counter or front desk for access
Via Tram 8
Tram stop: Helvetia Platz
Walk across the square and look for the Post Offfice. The Salvation Army is next to the Post Office.
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Hi All,
New to this and to Switzerland.

Can someone confirm that this alanon meeting is still active and logistics are correct?
Thank you

BASEL:
WHEN:
Sundays 6-7pm
WHERE: Schweizergasse 23, Basel (tram 1/8 to Zoo Bachletten)
AL-ANON: Self-help group helping friends/families of alcoholics
COST: Free, small donation welcome for room/literature
CONTACT: 0848 843 843 or 079/717 5200 or www.al-anon.ch
ne confirm that this meeting is still ongoing:
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

See here: English Speaking Al-Anon Meeting in Basel (Last post)
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

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Are the sufferers themselves welcome ?

We should be told.

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Hi Dave - if you don't already know, English speaking AA mtgs are listed here:

http://www.aazurich.org/aazurich.org/home.html
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Please note that the Sunday evening meeting in Zürich has now changed location:

ZUERICH:
WHEN: Sundays 5-6pm
WHERE: Asylstrasse 32, 8032 Zürich. Kirchengemeindehaus Hottingen
AL-ANON: Self-help group helping friends/families of alcoholics
COST: Free, small donation welcome for room/literature
CONTACT: sundays@al-anonzurich.org or www.al-anon.ch
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Re: English Speaking Al-Anon Meetings in BASEL, ZUERICH and LAUSANNE

Is there an al-anon group in Lausanne?
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