Benefits of Alateen…A teachers perspective:
Attention Al Anon members: want to help Alateen grow – become an
AMIAS: Al-Anon Member Involved in Alateen Service
ALATEEN is part of Al-Anon Family Groups. It is a fellowship of young people (ages 9-19) whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking who share their experience, strength and hope.
ALATEEN MEETINGS are similar to Al-Anon meetings. Two AMIAS are needed for each meeting.
AN AMIAS IS an Al-Anon member who serves as a sponsor in an Alateen meeting, and may serve as a sponsor at Al-Anon/Alateen events, conventions and conferences where there is Alateen participation.
Become a New AMIAS: AFG of MD and DC (Area 24) requires that an Al-Anon member fulfill certain requirements to become certified including an application, two references, training and a background check.
FIRST STEP: Go to www.alateenmddc.com – see “How to become an Alateen Group Sponsor”and complete items 1 through 4
ALL AMIAS’s must attend re-recertification training session(s), submit recertification form and pass Safety Requirement quiz to continue active Alateen meeting facilitation.
The link for the recertification form:
The link for the Alateen Safety Requirements quiz: