Correctional Facilities Committee

The Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee (CFC) assists individuals, groups and districts in carrying the AA message to the alcoholics who are confined in, or recently released from jails, prisons, and other correctional facilities. Committee work includes:

  • Providing AA Literature to inside AA members and groups
  • Serving as a contact for correctional facility administrators to promote cooperation
  • Administering a correspondence program focused on sharing the AA message
  • Providing AA contacts for inside AA members who are about to be released from their facility
  • Increasing awareness of the need for corrections service work in Area 53

visit the CFC website…

Committee
2015-16 Chair: Paul H.
Alt. Chair: Liz M.
Email: cfcchair[at]area53aa[dot]org

Meeting Dates
• March 7, 2015
• June 6, 2015
• September 5, 2015

Meetings start at 10:00 am

Meeting Location
COGF Meeting Room
645 W Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215

(click the map marker for driving directions)

Mailing Address
Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee
P.O. Box 1201
Columbus, OH 43216-1201

Other Resources
Corrections section at aa.org web site

Recent Committee News

CFC Committee Meeting Report

The CFC Quarterly meeting was held December 5th at COGF with the following actions noted: 95% of the literature requested by outside sponsors was fulfilled. We voted to move the September Quarterly meeting to the first Saturday in September. Bob D. was elected as liaison, the position being open due to a a resignation. $6200 … Continue reading CFC Committee Meeting Report

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CFC Workshop Coming May 2, 2015

ALL interested AA’s are welcome to join the Area CFC committee to learn more about what we do, how to get involved in sharing the AA message of HOPE to incarcerated alcoholics, and enjoy fabulous fellowship, too. Workshop will focus on carrying the AA message to the alcoholic who still suffers, especially those confined in, … Continue reading CFC Workshop Coming May 2, 2015

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Committee Meetings in April 2015

Area 53 Committee Meetings in April 2015 Visit the Area 53 Calendar for more details and other events in Ohio.

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Correctional Facility Committee has new Website

The Area 53 Correctional Facility Committee has started a separate website. Visit it here.

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Area 53 Quarterly CFC Meeting

Title: Area 53 Quarterly CFC Meeting Date / Time: September 13, 2014 – 10:00am Location: Oakland Park United Methodist Church Description: The CFC September 2014 meeting is the ELECTIONS!

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2014 11th Annual Corrections (CFC) Workshop

Title: 2014 11th Annual Corrections (CFC) Workshop Location: Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 7 West Henderson Rd., Columbus, Ohio Date / Time: April 26, 2014 – 8:30am-2:30pm Description: This workshop will focus on carrying the AA message to the alcoholic who still suffers, especially those confined in, or recently released from jails, prisons, and other … Continue reading 2014 11th Annual Corrections (CFC) Workshop

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2013 10th Annual Corrections Workshop

Title: 2013 10th Annual Corrections Workshop Location: Maple Grove United Methodist Church Date/Time: April 20, 2013, 9am – 3pm Directions: click on map Description: This workshop will focus on all questions concerning carrying the AA message to the alcoholic who still suffers, especially those confined in or recently released from jails, prisons, and other correctional … Continue reading 2013 10th Annual Corrections Workshop

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2012 9th Annual Corrections Committee Workshop

Title: 2012 9th Annual CFC Workshop Location: Maple Grove United Methodist Church Date/Time: April 21, 2012, 9am-3pm Map: Click here Description: This workshop will focus on all questions concerning carrying the AA message to the alcoholic who still suffers, especially those confined in or recently released from jails, prisons, and other correctional facilities. Pizza will … Continue reading 2012 9th Annual Corrections Committee Workshop

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Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee 8th Annual Workshop

Title: Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee 8th Annual Workshop Location: Maple Grove United Methodist Church Map: Click here Description: CFC “Freedom from Bondage” 8th Annual Workshop on April 30, 2011 All are welcome to join us for AA speakers, panels and recovery service professionals from county and state correctional facilities to discuss the intricacies of … Continue reading Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee 8th Annual Workshop

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Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee 8th Annual Workshop

Title: Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee 8th Annual Workshop Location: Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 7 W. Henderson Rd., Cols OH Map: Click here Description: This workshop will focus on all questions concerning carrying the message behind the walls and the responsiblities of the Correctional Facilities Committee (CFC). No registration necessary. Area standing committees are … Continue reading Area 53 Correctional Facilities Committee 8th Annual Workshop

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