Alcoholics Anonymous
District 12, Area 43 New Hampshire
PO Box 3814
Manchester, NH 03105

Bedford | Goffstown | Hooksett | Manchester | New Boston

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NHAA Hotline: 1-800-593-3330

District 12 AA Meetings Lists

  District Publications, Notices, and Other Links of Interest to AAs

District Committees

  District Assembly Material

New to sobriety and not sure where to start? Newly released from treatment or an institution and need help connecting with AA on the outside?  If you would like a temporary contact who can take you to a few meetings, introduce you to other AA's and get you started in the program, go here and fill out the temporary contact request.

If you are an AA who is interested in serving as a temporary contact, or who wants to volunteer for the NHAA Hotline, go here and submit this form.

Click the "What's new on this site" link for links to the newest content

To post an announcement on this web site, please send email to

Looking for ways to Give Back? Considering Service?  Wondering what to expect?  Wondering How it Works?  Take a look and see what your fellow alcoholics have found in their service experience.


Special Announcement

Special Note: The November District Assembly will be held on November 9th instead of November 16th.

The 2014 Alcathon is fast approaching.  Check out the Alcathon page for group meeting schedules and other late breaking information on how you can help to make this the best Alcathon ever.

Tickets for the New Year's Dance can be purchased on-line!!
  Click here to go to the on-line purchase site, purchase your tickets with a credit card, print your ticket and present it at the door.

Group Announcements

The Free At Last Group, which meets on Wednesday evening at the Elliott Hospital, will not be meeting on Christmas Eve, December 24.  Please consider attending the Alcathon instead.

The St. Pius Noontime group will not be meeting on the following dates: Thursday November 27, Friday November 28, All week December 22 to Decemer 26, Thursday December 31 and Friday January 1.

Groups that are currently looking for support
  • The Courage To Change Group which meets on Saturday evening at the VA Hospital.
  • The Women's Daytime Group, which meets on Fridays from 12:30 to 1:30PM at Gethsemane Lutheran Church is looking for support.
  • The Queen City Group, which meets on Friday nights from 8-9:15PM at the First Congregational Church on the corner of Hanover and Union Streets in Manchester is looking for support.  This is one of Manchester's longest running groups.

District Announcements

The next District Assembly meeting will be held on November 9th, 6:00 PM at St. Raphael's Church on Ferry St in Manchester.

Check out the Activities page for the latest information on workshops, dances and social activities that are sponsored by District 12.

Area 43 is holding the 49th annual Area 43 Convention on April 10-12, 2015.  Click here to go to the Area 43 web site for more information and to download the flyer.

A reminder to GSRs.
  One of your responsiblities is to represent your group's concience at Area Assemblies.  These are held four times each year, in March, May, August and November.  For exact dates and location details, check the Area 43 Event Calendar.

Would you like to automatically include District 12 Events into your personal calendar?  See the same events that are posted on the District Event calendar inserted into your personal electronic calendar without having to browse to this website.  The instructions are here and on the Technology Committee page.

The Bridging the Gap program assists alcoholics who are newly released from institutions to get a solid start in AA on the outside.  If you are interested in volunteering as a temporary contact, or know someone who can benefit from this program, check out the information on the Treatment Committee's page.  Help us to enlist others in service.  Print out a copy of this flyer from the District Search committee and put it on your group's literature table.

Announcing the D12 Buzzz!!!

The District 12 Technology committee has an email newsletter called the D12 Buzzz.  Stay up to date with what's going on in the district, from District Assembly activities to group anniversaries, it's all there.   Click here to sign up for the Buzzz .

Site Last Updated - 20-Dec-2014

  • 20-Dec - Updated announcements.
  • 18-Dec - Posted the November Assembly Minutes and the December Assembly Agenda
  • 24-Nov - Updated announcements.  Added information for host groups on the Alcathon page.
  • 11-Nov - Updated announcements.  Added a flyer for the Raffles to be held at the Alcathon.
  • 06-Nov - Posted November Agenda
  • 03-Nov - Posted flyer's for the 2014 Alcathon and the 2014 New Year's Eve Dinner and Dance.
  • 31-Oct - Posted October Minutes.
  • 29-Oct - Updated the group announcements.
  • 23-Oct - Updated the Alcathon page.
  • 22-Oct - Updated announcements.  Posted the New Years Dance information.
  • 16-Oct - Updated announcements.  Posted September minutes and October agenda.
  • 14-Oct - Updated announcements.  Posted link to puchase tickets to the Fall Dinner Dance on-line.
  • 30-Sep - Posted April, June and August issues of The Voice Within.
  • 29-Sep - Updated Announcements.  Posted new LCM Group Assignments.

  • NHAA District 12 Website

    Statement of Purpose

    The District 12, Area 43 Website of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) will be the voice for District 12 on the public internet. Its editors and staff will be accountable to District 12 as a whole. There will be one central purpose: The website will try to carry the A.A. message to alcoholics and practice the A.A. principles in all its affairs.

    We will observe all of A.A.’s Principles and Traditions on our website. We will practice anonymity on the website at all times and we will ensure that we use the same safeguards that we use at the level of press, radio and film. *

    * Tradition 11 - "Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion; we need always maintain personal anonymity at the level of press, radio, and films.

    * Tradition 12 - "Anonymity is the spiritual foundation of all our Traditions, ever reminding us to place principles before personalities.


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