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What is Intergroup
MWI Monthly Meeting – Third Saturday of Every Month
Where: Newton Wellesley Hospital
Cafeteria, Second Floor (Rear)
2014 Washington Street, Newton, MA 02462
When: 9:00-10:30 AM
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Tradition 9 reminds us that OA, as such, ought never to be organized; but we may create service boards or committees directly responsible to those they serve. MetroWest Intergroup (MWI) is one of those service boards. This was written to help members understand what MWI does and to encourage member meetings to do service by participating in MWI.
MWI Intergroup Strategic Goals
- Increase the number of sponsors
- Increase the number of newcomers
- Increase the retention of newcomers
- Help those in relapse
- Inspire people to give more service
- Increase outreach and public information activities
What goes on at Intergroup meetings?
Here are a few of the things that occur at Intergroup:
Planning of OA events, e.g. 12-step marathon or Sponsorship Workshop. Do you have an idea for another type of event? Come to a meeting and we will help you organize, plan and even fund it.
- We work on a wide variety of public outreach – Boston hosts the annual meetings of many professional societies. In recent years, we have staffed a booth at conferences devoted to Nutritionists and other weight-loss specialists, Therapists, Addictions Counselors, and even staffed booths at high school health fairs. Do you have an idea for a new event we should get to? Or, just come and help us coordinate one of the ones we already attend Just about everyone who represents OA at one of these events finds it extremely rewarding!
- We help get new meetings started by providing seed funding for rent and literature.
- We meet the third Saturday of every month from 9-10:30 AM. Meetings are held in the small room at the rear of the cafeteria of Newton Wellesley Hospital,2014 Washington Street, Newton, MA 02462
Come do service and strengthen your program by attending the next MetroWest Intergroup meeting!
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OA Regional Information
PLEASE NOTE: To find meeting info within one of the Intergroups listed below, please enter it’s 5-digit number (IG# 09xxx) on the Find A Service Body page at OA.org.
Cape Cod and Islands:
Cape Cod Intergroup — (IG# 09125)
PO Box 273
Centerville, MA 02632
Central Massachusetts Intergroup — (IG# 09106)
Entire state of Massachusetts:
Mass Bay Intergroup — (IG# 09025)
PO Box 74
Arlington, MA, 02476-0001
North of Boston, Massachusetts:
North Shore Intergroup — (IG# 09200)
PO Box 214
Reading, MA 01867
South Coastal Massachusetts:
South Coastal Massachusetts Intergroup — (IG# 09556)
SCMI PO Box 41
Abington, MA O2351
(781)925-1903 (Leave a message with a phone number. We will call back.)
Western Massachusetts Intergroup – (IG# 09130)
OA Global Information
Overeaters Anonymous World Service
Overeaters Anonymous, Inc.
World Service Office
P.O. Box 44020
Rio Rancho, New Mexico 87174-4020
Region 6 of OA
Region 6 of Overeaters Anonymous
(Represents New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Central and Eastern Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Bermuda)
Region One consists of Overeaters Anonymous meetings and Intergroups in the Pacific Northwest of North America: the Canadian Provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan, and the Yukon and Northwest Territories; and the States of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming.
Region 2 of Overeaters Anonymous serves California, Hawaii, Mexico and Northern Nevada
Region 3 : AZ, CO, NV, NM, OK, TX, UT
Region 4 Illinois (except Greater Chicago area and Central Illinois Intergroup), Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Manitoba, Northwestern Ontario, and the territory of Nunavut.
Region 5 Greater Chicago Area and Central Illinois Intergroup, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Southwestern Ontario
Region 6 Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, and Bermuda
Region 8 The region is comprised of the USA’s southeast states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. It also includes Puerto Rico, South America, Central America, and all of the Caribbean Islands. Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands have long been a part of our region, and in July 2001 the rest of the Caribbean Islands were officially welcomed into Region 8 along with Central America and South America, as well. SOAR 8 is one of ten areas around the world formed to serve the regional needs of Overeaters Anonymous.
Region 9 Region Nine consists of Overeaters Anonymous meetings, Service Bodies and Intergroups from Europe, Africa, Middle East and Western Asia.
Region 10 Australia, New Zealand, Far East, South East Asia and the Pacific
Region 11 is the Virtual Region.
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