Overeaters Anonymous (OA) is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively.
Learn more about OA here.
There are no dues or fees for members; we are self-supporting through our own contributions, neither soliciting nor accepting outside donations.
OA is not affiliated with any public or private organization, political movement, ideology, or religious doctrine; we take no position on outside issues.
Some answers to questions you may have…
Our primary purpose is to abstain from compulsive eating and compulsive food behaviors and to carry the message of recovery through the Twelve Steps of OA to those who still suffer.
Some questions for you…
Call Five to Keep ‘Em Alive – 12th day of every month! Print the flyer on the link and distribute to your meetings.
Check your meeting’s “We Care” list every month and call five people you’ve not seen in a while and invite them back to the meeting. Your reaching out may save someone’s life!
The Baltimore Area Intergroup presents
OA Workshop on the Twelve Steps
Tuesdays – December 13, 2016 – March 21, 2017
Good Samaritan Hospital, Conference Room 1; 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, Maryland 21239
Participants will be expected to participate all 15 weeks.
Click here for more information
Overeaters Anonymous Service Structure – visit https://oa.org/groupsservice-bodies/groups/service-structure/ for info.
The Baltimore Area Intergroup is seeking nominations for these offices:
- Executive Board – Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer
- Region 7 Representatives and World Service Business Conference Delegate
- Committee Chairs
Visit the 2017 Intergroup Officers page for information and to nominate yourself or another member. Elections will be held at the December 18, 2016 Intergroup meeting.
Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Baltimore Area Intergroup!
Join us as we celebrate surrender, spirituality, recovery with service, and freedom from fear with your fellows!
Sunday, December 4 – 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Quarry Lake Clubhouse, 1225 Quarry Lake Drive, Baltimore.
Click this link to download the Birthday Party’s agenda!
Is your meeting sending a rep to Intergroup? If not, join us at Intergroup and check out this new opportunity for service and recovery to carry the message of recovery to the greater community and serve our meetings.
WHAT: Baltimore Area Intergroup Meeting
WHO: You – all OA members are welcome
DATE: Sunday, December 18, 2016
NEW TIME: 3:00-4:30 p.m.
WHERE: Good Samaritan Hospital, Conference Room 1; 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, Maryland 21239
Check out the latest issues of the Steppingstone here!
SERVICE OPPORTUNITY: Write for the Steppingstone
Submit your articles on your experience, strength, and hope in abstinence and recovery to the Steppingstone. Every member is welcome to write a quick paragraph or two or even a longer story. The newsletter is more successful in carrying the message of recovery when more members contribute to it.
Send your articles to our Steppingstone editor.
Get the latest news from the Baltimore Area Intergroup!
The intergroup will post announcements of its meetings, other events, and items of interest to members and the fellowship.
To join, send an e-mail to this address:
Download this Public Information sheet and hang on bulletin boards and other places around town!
It’s an easy way to tell your neighbors about OA.
Check out the “Breaking Out of Relapse” video – this 20-minute video can help you attain and maintain abstinence from compulsive eating and freedom from obsession!