Al-Anon’s Conference approved pamphlets are perhaps among our fellowship’s most under-used resources. They contain a treasure trove of valuable insights. 


Where can I find the “Do’s and Don’ts” list?

There are several versions; the most well-known is in Alcoholism, the Family Disease.

  • Alateen Do’s and Don’ts (M-9)
  • Alcoholism, the Family Disease (P-4), pages 21-22
  • A Guide for the Family of the Alcoholic (P-7), pages 9-10
  • So You Love An Alcoholic (P-14), page 3

Where can I find the “An Open Letter from an Alcoholic”?

  • Three Views of Al-Anon—Alcoholics Speak to the Family (P-15), pages 2-3

Where can I find “A Checklist for Evaluating Our Maturity”?

  • Alcoholism, the Family Disease (P-4), pages 19-20

Where can I find the “Four Primary Ideas”?

  • Al-Anon and Alateen Groups at Work (P-24), pages 21-22

Where can I find the “Three Obstacles to Success in Al-Anon”?

  • Alcoholism, the Family Disease (P-4), page 22
  • The Twelve Steps and Traditions (P-17), page 21
  • Al-Anon and Alateen Groups at Work (P-24), page 22