Arrange That First Contact!
For the AA coming out of prison:
IF the AA program is to benefit the con when he hits the street, an AA contact must be arranged for him either through the Intergroup Institutions Committees in the metropolitan areas or through the individual AA groups as found in the World Directory.
The school of thought that a convict AA had to make his own contact as a proof of his sincerity and as a proof that he had gotten the AA message in jail is fortunately passing from the scene because it failed to understand the real nature of the convict about to be paroled. The man coming out of jail is a man, filled with all kinds of... Login to read more
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