When at the end of the road we find that we can no longer function as human beings, either with or with out drugs, we all face the same dilemma. What is there left to do? There seems to be this alternative: either go on the best we can to the bitter ends-jails institutions or death or find a new way to live. In years gone by very few addicts ever had this last choice. Those who are addicted today are more fortunate. For the first time in mans entire history a simple way has been proving itself in the lives of many addicts. It is available to us all. This is a simple – spiritual – not religious – program known as Narcotics Anonymous. Basic Text 5th edition pg.84
What is the NA Program?
NA is a non-profit fellowship or society of man and woman for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. This is a program of complete abstinence from all drugs. There is only one requirement for membership, the desire to stop using. We suggest that you keep an open mind and give yourself a break. Our program is a set of principles written so simply that we can follow them in our daily life. The most important thing about them is that they work
Don’t Use. Go to Meetings Early & Stay Late. Ask for & use Phone Numbers. Avoid people, places, & things you used with and/or at. 90 Meetings in 90 Days. Join a Home Group. Get & Use a Sponsor. Keep Coming Back – It Works!