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This site is maintained by the A.A.General Service Committee of Western Massachusetts (Area 31) for the purpose of enhancing unity by providing information pertinent to the General Service structure and functions within Area 31, as well as providing a communication platform for Area committees, members, officers, districts, interested AA members, and the general public. All Area Committees, each District, and the Area Officers are encouraged to share information about on-going service opportunities.

Area General Service Meeting; - 7:30 pm 2nd Wednesday of the month.
Grace United Church - 474 Pleasant St., Holyoke, MA
Temporarily meeting on Zoom. Click here for meeting info.

If you or someone you know who is a member of A.A. and needs assistance, please call the Accessibility Committee hotline at 413-378-3752, or send an email to

Grapevine Workshop (On Zoom) - Save the Date

The Grapevine Committee of Area 31 is planning a workshop for November to be hosted on Zoom (ID#: 891 9019 2423. PWD: 424242). Speakers will be Kathi F., Chair of the AAGV Board and Al L. from Area 11. Stay tuned for more information.

Sunday, November 22, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am

District 4 Workshop (On Zoom)

Topic: AA in the time of Covid: Staying connected, meeting online & the three 3 legacies.

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Meeting ID: 838 3093 3101
On-line Passcode: RQsjq8

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Saturday, December 5, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Accessibilities Call for Stories

Stories - A.A. for the Older Alcoholic 2020

Dear Friends:

Please click the following highlighted link to read the request for stories to update the pamphlet “A.A. for the Older Alcoholic.” Request for Stories

Thank you!

Estimados amigos:

Haga clic en el siguiente enlace resaltado para leer la solicitud de historias para la actualizar el folleto "A.A. para el alcohólico de edad avanzada". Solicitud de historias


Chers amis,

Veuillez cliquer sur le lien suivant pour lire l’appel aux partages pour la mise à jour de la brochure « Les AA pour l’alcoolique plus âgé ». Appel aux partages


Update from the Area 31 Delegate

The 2020 full General Service Virtual Conference Report is out and is available to AA members as an electronic anonymity-protected version in English, French and Spanish. The print version in English and Spanish is also available.

If you want the 2020 GSO final report you can find it in PDF format on the 'Delegates Corner' conference page. If you need a hard copy, (it is 120 pages,) contact the Delegate at and include your mailing address in the e-mail.

All the 2020 GSO Conference members participated in a zoom meeting and received the updated GSO financial report on Saturday 8/17/20. Due to COVID issues the financial report had not been audited yet and was not given at the conference. A copy is available to AA members through an e-mail request to the delegate at

Calendar of Online, Zoom & Phone Meetings

The following information is not sponsored by the Area 31 AA, General Service Committee. Neither the Area nor the Western Mass Intergroup is responsible for the accuracy of this list. It is offered here only to assist in connecting alcoholics with one another for the purposes of a meeting and fellowship.

To add/remove meetings only, contact:

This listing of Western Mass meetings uses various mechanisms to connect those who want a meeting during this Covid-19 outbreak. To access the listing please click here ''.

G.S.O./A.A.W.S. Updated Link on Corona Virus (covid-19)

Click on this new link to a page with updated info on the GSO website ( containing the latest shared experience relating to Corona Virus (Covid-19).

GSO is likely to post updates from time to time. It is worth clicking on the link above to get the latest information as it is released.

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