5. The Forum communicates important news and information from the World Service Office directly to Al‑Anon groups. 

4. Representing The Forum to the group and encouraging members to submit sharings is one of the suggested responsibilities of a Group Representative. 

3. Having copies of The Forum on hand at meetings to send home with newcomers can encourage them to “Keep Coming Back!” 

2. At just $11 US per year in the US, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico, and $23 US in Canada and other countries, The Forum is extremely affordable and a great value! Some groups even order multiple copies! 

1. Chock-full of personal sharings by members on every imaginable Al‑Anon-related subject, including our three Legacies, the slogans, sponsorship, Al‑Anon tools, trusting a Higher Power, individual recovery journeys, and more, The Forum, as a concept, is Conference approved and makes an excellent source of meeting topics. 

The Forum, October 2023

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