Meeting Definitions

Open Meeting: Open to OA members and non-OA visitors. All meetings are considered open unless otherwise indicated.

Closed Meeting: Open to anyone with a desire to stop eating compulsively or anyone who thinks they may have a problem with compulsive overeating, this includes newcomers.

Special Focus Meetings: (gay and lesbian, women’s, 100-pounders, maintainers, anorexic/bulimic, etc.) are composed of individuals who feel they can more readily identify with fellow OAers with similar attributes.

Special Topic Meetings: (Big Book Study, Lifeline, Speaker, Newcomer, etc.) have a defined topic of discussion.

NOTE: Not all meetings have a Special Focus or Special Topic.

According to the Traditions, bylaws and policies of OA, the only requirement for OA membership is the desire to stop eating compulsively. We ask each person attending to respect the meeting’s group conscience. All registered meetings welcome and give a voice to any person who has the desire to stop eating compulsively.


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Event Series Phone Meeting

Ypsilanti Thursday Meeting

First United Methodist Church 209 Washtenaw Avenue, Ypsilanti

IMPORTANT: This meeting will temporarily be held over the phone instead of face to face. CALL-IN NUMBER: 425-436-6384,  code 197296# Parking available across street from church on Washtenaw Ave. Enter church from Washtenaw side & ring doorbell. Please call mtg…

Event Series Phone Meeting

OA 12 & 12 – Monroe, Michigan **PHONE MEETING**

ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital 718 N. Macomb Street, Monroe

IMPORTANT: This meeting will temporarily be held over the phone instead of face to face. CALL-IN NUMBER: 978-990-5000,  access code 344646# Hiltz Conference Room / First Floor Use the Main Entrance of the Hospital.  Make a right and go to…

Event Series Virtual Meeting

Ann Arbor 100 Pounder **VIRTUAL Meeting**

IMPORTANT: Join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 654 256 2211 One tap mobile +16468769923,,6542562211# US (New York) Dial by your location  +1 646 876 9923 US (New York)      …

Event Series Hybrid Meeting

Maumee Ohio HYBRID Meeting

Maumee United Methodist Church 405 Sackett Street, Maumee

We are meeting in a hybrid approach to best serve our members. Join us at the church or meet virtually via phone by calling the dial-in number: (205) 825-9712. (No authorization code is needed.) Topics: Abstinence, Speaker/Steps, Relapse/Recovery, Book, Open…

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