AA meetings near Brown

Alcoholics Anonymous has no affiliation with Brown University.  The information on this page is provided as a service to the community.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a twelve-step fellowship attended by people who wish to stop drinking. AA meetings are of two basic types—closed and open. Closed meetings are for alcoholics only. Open meetings are suitable for anybody interested in learning more about the AA program of recovery.

This page lists meetings that are close to Brown and that young people in recovery often attend. AA meetings open to the community are flagged with an asterisk (*).

A complete list of AA meetings in Rhode Island is maintained by the Rhode Island Central Service Committee. 

DAILY

7 a.m. 
*Breakfast with Bill (a one-hour open meeting)
The Wellness Center 
132A George M. Cohan Street (between Wickenden and the freeway)

MONDAY

5:00 p.m. 
Common Bond (a 90-minute closed discussion meeting)
Common Room in Alumnae Hall (on campus)
194 Meeting Street

7 p.m.
*The Magnificent Reality (a 60-minute open step study meeting)
Providence Presbyterian Church
500 Hope Street (in basement; enter on left side of building)

8 p.m.
*Young People’s Meeting (a one-hour open discussion meeting)
All Saints Memorial Church (basement)
674 Westminster Street

TUESDAY

7 p.m. 
Tuesday Night Men’s Meeting (a one-hour closed discussion meeting)
Central Congregational Church
296 Angell Street (second floor; enter on Cooke Street)

WEDNESDAY

12:15 p.m.
*Mustard Seed (a one-hour open meeting)
First Unitarian Church
1 Benefit St. 

6 p.m.
As Women See It (a one-hour closed meeting for women)
Central Congregational Church
296 Angell Street (second floor; enter on Cooke Street)

7:30 p.m.
Men’s Step Study (a 75-minute closed meeting)
Central Congregational Church
296 Angell Street (second floor; enter on Cooke Street)

THURSDAY

5:30 p.m. 
Common Bond (a one-hour closed step study meeting)
Common Room, Alumnae Hall (on campus)
194 Meeting Street

7 p.m.
West Side Topic Meeting (a one-hour closed discussion meeting)
W.B.N.A. Building
1560 Westminster Street

FRIDAY

12:15 p.m. 
*Agape (open step meeting)
First Unitarian Church
1 Benevolent Street 

6 p.m.  
An Act of Providence (a one-hour closed discussion meeting)
Central Congregational Church
296 Angell Street (second floor; enter on Cooke Street)

7 p.m. 
*Back to Basics (a one-hour open speaker/discussion meeting)
St. Sebastian’s Church
Corner of Lloyd and Cole (in basement; use main Church entrance)

7 p.m. 
*Tick-a Topic (a one-hour open discussion meeting)
The Wellness Center (a one-hour open meeting)
132A George M. Cohan Street (between Wickenden and the freeway)

SATURDAYS

6 p.m. 

*Ticket to Sobriety (a one-hour open discussion meeting)
The Wellness Center 
132A George M. Cohan Street (between Wickenden and the freeway)

7:30 p.m.
*Brothers in Sobriety (Gay Men) (a one-hour open discussion meeting)
Community Church
Corner of Wayland and Lloyd

SUNDAY

10 a.m.
*Women’s Meeting
Common Room in Alumnae Hall (on campus)
190 Meeting Street

7 p.m.
 
*Breathing Easy (a one-hour open discussion meeting)
First Unitarian Church
1 Benefit Street (second floor)