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The RAP (Reaching Al-Anon People)

The RAP is the monthly newsletter of the Al-Anon Information Service of the Delaware Valley.
Download the latest RAPs: Feb.March.2017.RAP.pdf   Jan.2017.RAP.pdf  
Browse all past issues of the RAP

Contribute to The RAP
To submit information to The RAP, please mail it to arrive no later than the 20th of the month for inclusion in the next edition. Mail information to: The RAP, c/o AISDV, 4021 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, or click here to email the RAP Editor. RAP Writing Guidelines

Subscribe to the RAP

E-Mail Subscriptions are free!
Shoot an e-mail to or call Fran B. at 267-535-0945 to be put on the subscriber list.

Download it!
Click the link above for your complimentary download! Check the web site sometime between the 1st and the 5th for each month's new issue.

Free paper copies distributed to your group
Perhaps someone in your group is already printing out the RAP and making copies for everyone! Awesome! You're all set. If not, and if you are interested in doing this, let us know. You could be the "RAP Coordinator" for your group (cool new title)! You would ask your group to be reimbursed for your expenses. Call or e-mail us for details.

Mail subscriptions
1 copy per month -- $12/year
10 copies per month -- $7/month ($84/year)
25 copies per month -- $15/month ($180/year).
Send a check made payable to AISDV to The RAP c/o AISDV 4021 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 along with your name, address and phone number. Be sure to write RAP subscription in the subject line! Or subscribe at: RAP Subscription page.

RAP Sign Up Sheet
RAP Flyer
RAP Mini Flyer

To order Meeting Directories
Order directories online here. Or mail your name, mailing address and telephone number, along with a check payable to AISDV with your group name and WSO ID # (if known) on it, to:

4021 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Directories are $.50 each plus postage (1-25: add $2.50, 26-55: add $3, 56-75 add $3.50, 76-100 add $4).

Questions? Email the Directory Coordinator

Other Publications
The Al-A-Gram
The Al-A-Gram newsletter, published by the PA Area World Service Committee (AWSC), is full of information regarding recovery, service and events throughout the state. Your personal story about recovery through service and news about upcoming events in your district for the Al-A-Gram, may be sent to Robin C. at The Al-A-Gram is all digital and may be downloaded monthly from Paper copies may be requested for $3 per issue.

Latest Al-A-Gram here

The Forum
The Forum, Al-Anon/Alateen's monthly magazine, contains recovery stories from members as well as news and information from the World Service Office. The Forum provides meeting topics as well as a meeting anytime, anywhere.
Order Form: ForumOrder.pdf
Area Highlights
Al-Anon news from around the world.
Latest edition: Area Highlights
Conference Approved Literature
Order Conference Approved Literature (CAL) from the Literature Distribution Center.
Download the Order Form.

LDC #6
P.O. Box 77
Shrewsbury, Pa 17361

Note: Include group name and address on all checks.

Group Records Change Form
Please use the Al-Anon Registration/Group Records Form (GR1) to
  • Register a new Al-Anon group
  • Report changes in the group name, meeting place, meeting day or time
  • Report changes in the name and/or contact information of the Group Representative, Alternate Group Representative, Current Mailing Address, or Telephone Contacts for WSO.
Group Records Change Form
Other Resources
1-888-4AL-ANON (from U.S.and Canada)
(800) 344-2666 (Travellers' Number)
Suggestions for Group Treasurers
AISDV Travel Reimbursement Policy (.doc)
Acronyms & Terms Used in Al-Anon
Longtime Member-103112
Group History 103112
Pennsylvania Area Al-Anon
Al-Anon/Alateen World Service Office (WSO)
Alcoholics Anonymous
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