Staying Safe and Anonymous in On-Line A.A. Meetings

Virtual meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.) have grown around the world. At any time of any day, there are multiple meetings available on a variety of on-line platforms including Zoom, Google, Microsoft, and others.

The availability of these meetings exploded when “stay-at-home” orders in response to COVID-19 forced many in-person A.A. meetings to close.

Many in-person meetings converted to virtual and new meetings popped up. Marathon, 24-hr meetings began surfacing. Some of these meetings went international. The…