If your Group has moved or changed meeting times, type of meetings or changed accessibility, contact the Area 85 Registrar.

If your Group has elected a General Service Representative or Alternate General Service Representative, please contact the Area 85 Registrar.

If your District has elected a new District Committee Member or Alternate District Committee Member, please contact the Area 85 Registrar.

This information is used byArea 85 to update the Area 85 Confidential Contact List and update the Database at the General Service Office in New York. The General Service Office also puts out a Directory that shows where and when Meetings are in Canada and the United States.

The two forms are available on the Area 85 Website by pressing the Registrar tab.
There is now a NEW Electronic FORM that can be sent directly from the website.
Go to the Registrar button to view and fill out the form.
If the Electronic Form is used, there is no need for the paper Form.

Once these forms are filled out please send them to:

To get these forms please go to: and click on the Registrar button
Area 85 notices


`` Let`s Step Up ``
( see poster for more information )
Let`s Help GSO 7 27 Idea Flyer


 Area Websites
Area Websites

Service Meetings in District # 1
(see poster for details)
Area, District, Intergroup Service Meetings
Committee Meetings


 We need more people to get involved at the Committee level
(see poster for more information)
2019 Round-Up Committee Updated Recruitment Poster



next Archives Committee Meeting: Thursday, august 8, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

( Archives filing : June 27, 2019  @ 5:00 pm-7:00 pm )
There will not be any Archives Meetings in July
GSR Meetings

( second Tuesday of the month @ 7:00 pm )
next Meeting

Tuesday, September 10 / 2019
There will not be any GSR Meetings until September

If your Group has a G.S.R we need you for getting District # 1 business

Online Meetings in Remote Communities
Every Wednesday
2:00 pm CST - 3:00 pm CST

To attend these meetings go to the Remote Communities tab for the information you need to participate.
See poster about Video Conferencing Information
Video Conferencing Information 2017-2018

April 2016 CC AA Permission Letter

These Meetings have Resumed again
(more information will be available soon)


Lakehead Intergroup Meetings

( third Wednesday of the month @ 6:30 pm )
Lakehead Intergroup will be starting the Election process at the October 17 meeting and elections will be held in November and December if needed, Please have your Group Rep attend.
Next Meeting: September 18,
Help Wanted
Lakehead Intergroup is looking for people to answer the phone at the Intergroup Office Monday to Friday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
We are looking for People or Groups to help clean the building and intergroup Office on weekends.
By doing the cleaning we get our rent cut in half from $950.00 to 475.00
 Intergroup would not last very long if we had to pay full rent

 Please call the office to Volunteer: 623-1712

Public Information
Looking for members to be on the Committee
The Way Out Step Action Series Begins 
Monday, July 8, 2019
(see poster for more information)
Next Step Action Series
Sioux Lookout Fish Fry
July 19-20
St. Mary's Anglican Church
103 King St., Sioux Lookout, ON.
(see poster for more information)
2019 Sioux Lookout Fish Fry Updated
Thunder Bay Group
Beginners Meetings
( see poster for more information )

Shebandowan Group
Shebandowan Community Centre
(call before coming out)
(meetings are back to noon on Sunday)
Welcome Group 
Will start having Discussion Meetings
Starting January 6, 2018, 8:00 pm.
(see poster for more information)
Welcome Group Discussion Meetings

Functions in other Areas