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…
The Monday 7:30 p.m. Pikesville meeting will be closed 17 for Passover. The meeting will resume on April 24.
There is a phone marathon 4/16 for Easter. The meetings start at 8:00 am and will run until midnight on the hour around other meetings on that phone bridge. The phone number is 712-432-5200 and the pin is 4285115#
Visit another meeting in the Baltimore area or a meeting by telephone or online.
It is time to “Step It Up” and register for the Region 7 OA Convention. We are returning to the beautiful Holiday Inn OceanFront in Ocean City, Maryland.
Register here, take advantage of our early bird special, and learn about what’s planned for this year’s convention!
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!
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, April 23
NEW TIME: 3:00-4:30 p.m.
WHERE: Good Samaritan Hospital, Parker Conference Room 1; 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, Maryland 21239
FUTURE MEETINGS: Visit the Intergroup page for more information.
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!
Check out the newsletter, “A Step Ahead” that discusses the goings on of the fellowship from the World Service Office and the World Service Business Conference!
Download and print or forward to your meetings!