Welcome to the website of the Washington Area Intergroup Association of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Important: Northern Virginia Online meetings and all VA meetings are no longer on WAIA’s Site. Why?

Think you might have a problem with drinking?

Call 24 hours a day to speak with a live, local person: 202-966-9115
Or use our HelpChat service to send us a text message.

NEW: WAIA now accepts VENMO for contributions: @WAIADC Check gratitude month for more info on how to contribute.

The office is now taking chips and literature orders for shipping or curbside pickup only. (we will come out, do not enter the building). You may call 202-966-9115 or email orders@aa-dc.org to place your order. (online ordering coming soon). Curbside service will be available Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM or Thursdays 10:00AM – 7:00 PM.

The WAIA office is still closed to the public and volunteers. The phones will still be answered and more information on reopening will be posted soon.

From the General Service Office (GSO): Alcoholics Anonymous, COVID-19 & Our Seventh Tradition – Letter and Video.

Find a meeting

Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic most AA groups in the DC area are observing the social distancing recommendations and temporarily not meeting in person. Below is a link to online/phone meetings being held in ZOOM.

Below is a link to meetings which are listed as phone only.


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