Mar 14, 2016 2:51 PM
Heroin Anonymous (H.A.) meetings come to NH for those struggling with addiction
CONCORD - You've probably heard of Alcoholics Anonymous but what about Heroin Anonymous?
Heroin Anonymous (H.A.) is a non-profit fellowship of men and women who have found a solution to heroin addiction, where participants abstain from all drugs and alcohol.
Many H.A. members are recovered heroin addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay sober, where they say the only requirement to join is the desire to stop suffering from addiction.
There are no dues or fees for H.A. membership and the group is not allied with any other organizations or groups with its primary purpose is staying sober and helping each other out.
Group sessions do not provide drug counseling, medical or psychiatric treatment, chemical dependency treatment or therapy of any form.
For group locations, meeting times and formats see below:
Monday, 7:30 - 9 p.m., 12 step meeting, Round Robin style, Hudson Community Church, 19 Central St, Contact: Kerry 892-2232.
Tuesday, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m., speaker discussion, 59 Factory St., Contact: Brion 759-6220.
Wednesday, 12 – 1:30 p.m., Primary Purpose, speaker discussion, Main St. United Methodist Church, 154 Main St., Contact: Tracey M 969-4988.
Saturday, 9:30 - 11 p.m., speaker discussion, H.E.A.R.T.S. building, 5 Pine St. Ext., Contact: Brion 759-6220.
Sunday 3:00 p.m. "Sunday Steps," Triangle Club, 120 Broadway, Contact: Matt 969-3174.
Monday 12:00 p.m. Big Book Meeting, Triangle Club, 120 Broadway, Contact: Jason 361-1450.
Tuesday 8:00 p.m. The More Than A Score Group, speaker/participation format, Triangle Club, 120 Broadway, Contact: Jason 361-1450.
Friday 12:00 p.m. "Fantastic Friday," Triangle Club, 120 Broadway, Contact: Mike K. 973-6928.
Saturday 8:00 p.m. "Second Chance Saturday," Triangle Club, 120 Broadway, Contact: Michele 502-6684.
Tuesday 7:30 p.m. "Dopeless Hope Fiends," Hope For NH Recovery, 122 Market St., Contact: Scott B 660-9671.
Thursday 7:30 p.m. "Share the Hope Not the Dope," Hope For NH Recovery, 122 Market St., Contact: CJ F 486-9309.
Friday 7:00 p.m. "Hope Sick Group," Tirell House, 15 Brook St., Contact: Mike H. 502-678-5868.
Sunday 7:00 p.m. "Hope Not Dope," Closed - speaker/discussion, Seacoast Youth Services HQ, 867 Lafayette Rd., Contact: Mark L. 502-8900.
Sunday 7:30 p.m. "The Walking Dead," 24 South Clubhouse, 20 W Center St., Contact: Keren I. 845-893-9867.
-Goffstown: Coming Soon.
-Hooksett: Coming Soon.
If there is a need for meetings in your area and you would like to help start a group, please contact Tracey Molinari at TraceyMolinari@yahoo.com or call 969-4988.