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Group Spotlight: Friday YP in Frankfurt, Germany

The Friday YP Group in Frankfurt, Germany was founded in October 2007. It is a one hour, weekly, closed meeting; the last Friday each month is an open meeting. With a regular weekly attendance of 20-35 people, the group is a bilingual meeting with sharing in either English or German with simultaneous translation. Originally, the […]

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Are YPAA Groups Legitimate AA?

During the group and online forum discussions of the Conference topics, the question came up if Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous (YPAA) groups were, for lack of a better word, “legitimate” AA groups. To the legitimacy of ICYPAA and YPAA groups, the simplest answer is that YPAA and ICYPA are a part of Alcoholics Anonymous. They never exclude […]

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