Welcome to Overeaters Anonymous
Central Massachusetts Intergroup


Strong Meeting Checklist

It is not enough to make the public aware that OA exists and can be a solution to compulsive eating; meetings have to be strong and must function effectively for people to "stay for the miracle" and for OA to continue to grow and be there for those who need it in the future. Consider doing an inventory of your OA meeting using the checklist.
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From WSO....revised guidelines now posted on oa.org:

Disruptive Member & Local Literature Download this document. Download this document.

Suggested Meeting Formats

This resource will help you assess your meetings to see areas for improvement. Contains 13 items, including everything from starting and ending times to avoiding cross talk and advice-giving.
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Ask-It-Basket and Archive

Questions and answers from World Service Business Conference.
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World Service Newsletters: A Step Ahead

The OA quarterly newsletter. **NOTE** This is a link to an external site and it will open in a new window/tab.
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Abstinence Literature Resource Guide

This literature is specifically helpful for obtaining and maintaining abstinence. Use literature every day to support you in keeping your abstinence, and share the list with newcomers and sponsees to help them understand and find abstinence. You may also use the list to create meeting and workshop topics.
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