OA San Joaquin Valley
The San Joaquin Valley Intergroup of Overeaters Anonymous serves Fresno, Visalia, and Surrounding Areas.
To the Newcomer
Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women from all walks of life who meet in order to help solve a common problem - compulsive overeating, which includes obesity, anorexia, and bulimia. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop eating compulsively. Please read "Our Invitation to You", check out our website, attend a meeting, or call for more information. Whatever your problem with food, OA welcomes you.
OA Related Announcements
R2 Convention "Recovery: Putting the Pieces Together" is coming July 7-9 in Costa Mesa, CA! It will be fully hybrid as well as live translation between Spanish and English! In-person registration is $75, Zoom only is $35. Here's the link to register and more details: https://www.oar2.org/upcoming-convention.html
English Flyer | Spanish Flyer
Have a look Dear Abby column from April 29 - #overeatersanonymous is mentioned as an excellent source for overcoming overeating to mask emotional pain, which was induced by trauma for one reader. https://www.uexpress.com/life/dearabby/2023/04/29
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Meeting Updates - Monday 4:30 pm is changing their Zoom link and passcode effective March 6th; and, Sat 10:30 am is back in their original meeting room.
Literature News - OA 12&12, Voices of Recovery, and OA 3rd edition available in various formats
IG Meeting Update - Intergroup meeting has a new date and time. It's now the 1st Saturday of the month at 8:30 am. It is still on Zoom