Download the most recent version of the Detroit West Area Meeting List Here.

In light of the current Corona virus pandemic, please be careful when going to meetings. Please check your Area or Group pages for meeting closures and policies.

For those of you who would like to attend virtual NA meetings, please try one of these sites:

https://www.na.org/?ID=virtual_meetings

https://virtual-na.org/

There is Hope here for a better life…
…and with a little Hope anything is possible

DWASCNA – Detroit West Area Service Committee of Narcotics Anonymous

This is the ‘parent’ committee for all our services. Composed of representatives from NA groups within the geographic boundaries of the Detroit West Area. This committee collects voluntary donations from NA groups, dispenses funds for projects and services, provides a central point for public contact, provides a means of communication between local NA groups, and reports monthly to the local fellowship.

Detroit West Area meets hybrid on the second Sunday of the month at 726 Livernois st. Ferndale, MI 48220. Join via zoom at https://zoom.us/j/85477942298 passcode: 618172

DWASCNA Sub-Committees

We encourage anyone with the willingness, to participate in any of these subcommittees. The First Concepts is, To fulfill our fellowship’s primary purpose, the NA groups have joined together to create a structure which develops, coordinates, and maintains services on behalf of NA as a whole. For more information contact DWASCNA at Detwestarea@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee is responsible for holding activities (dances, parties, picnics, events, etc.) that are attractive to the newcomer. The primary purpose of this committee is to reach the still suffering addict and help promote N.A. unity. The secondary purpose of this subcommittee is to raise funds for the Detroit West area needs. For more information contact Activies Chair – Roy J. at – jack101860@yahoo.com

This Sub-Committee shall support the member group of the committee by helping resolve situations or needs a group has not been able to handle on its own, provide panels and workshops to increase understanding of the Tweleve Traditions the N.A. service structure, and establish an update meeting list. For more information contact Outreach Chair – Susan G. at – glazesusan787@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee is a resource to members and groups in their efforts to distribute supplies, information and literature necessary to carry the N.A. message of recovery. This subcommittee attempts to make N.A. available to any addict seeking recovery within treatment and correctional facilities. For more information contact H&I Chair – Geno C at – (313) 742-6292

This Sub-Committee deals with our primary purpose as it is achieved through writing. It does a limited amount of writing as provided by the WSC handbook. This subcommittee seeks written input from its members at large by encouraging the development of new literature by holding workshops to complete proposed material. For more information contact Literature Chair – Ramona B. at – ramonawestarealiterature@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee is essential to the growth of N.A. in the area and needs assistance from many members to achieve their objectives. This subcommittee serves as a liaison between N.A. and society as a whole. This subcommittee compiles an Area Meeting list three times per year (or as needed). It provides and carries the N.A. message to those who may not have heard of us or misinterpreted us, informing them of what we do and where we are available. For more information contact Public Relation Chair – James T. at – jt816621@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee shall assemble articles on local service activities and
members’ recovery experiences, edit, publish and distribute a periodical Newsletter in accordance with the 12 Steps, 12 Traditions and 12 Concepts of NA. For more information contact Newsletter Chair – Melvin H. at – martinmelvin306@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee keep their areas in touch with the larger world of NA by providing
information on activities in neighboring areas, functions being sponsored by the
regional committee, reports relevant to subcommittee affairs, and important
issues being discussed at various levels of service. For more information contact RCM/Region Chair – James C. at –
jamescampbell1025@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee keep their areas in touch with the larger world of NA by providing
information on activities in neighboring areas, functions being sponsored by the
regional committee, reports relevant to subcommittee affairs, and important
issues being discussed at various levels of service. For more information contact RCM/Region Alternative Chair – Cassandra T. at – cassandrathomas2121@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee shall review any possible policy changes; seek guidance in a better understanding of our Traditions and report back to the Committee and follow the suggestions in World service Conference Committee Handbooks as appropriate for its needs. For more information contact Policy Chair – Liz D. at – lizdawsey@yahoo.com

This Sub-Committee maintains a telephone information service for Narcotics Anonymous that helps addicts and others in the community find us easily and quickly. For more information contact Helpline Chair – Eric H. at – ericbossman.eh@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee attend all MSO Board meetings and meetings assigned by the MSO Board. Provide two- way
communications between the West Area Committee. For more information contact MSO Board Rep Chair – Tony M. at –
willmitch077@yahoo.com

This Sub-Committee maintain information for Area website and update the website as required and updated the Area Meeting List as needed. For more information contact Web Server Chair – Stiliani E. at – stiliani.sofianidis@gmail.com

This Sub-Committee attend DACNA’s Planning Committee Meetings. Provide two-way communications between the
West Area Committee and DACNA’s Planning Committee meetings. For more information contact DACNA Liaison Chair – Eugene M. at –
yaancia@yahoo.com