Cocaine Anonymous is a support group of men and women who help each other through recovery by sharing their experiences, strength, and hope.
The most ideal approach to contact somebody is to address them on a typical level. Those who belong to Cocaine Anonymous are all addicts who are recovering and remain sober by working together with other people. Cocaine Anonymous does not discriminate against members either on the social, race, economic or religious status, they focus on what they all share, the addiction to cocaine.
The qualifying criteria to be a member is that one wants to quit using cocaine and other substances of abuse.
Any individual who needs to quit utilizing cocaine and all other personality modifying substances (counting liquor and different medications) is welcome. There are no membership fees; Cocaine Anonymous is completely self-supporting via our own donations.
Coffee, rentals, materials and other services offered to struggling addicts are covered by Cocaine Anonymous asking for voluntary contributions at meetings. However, there should not be any feeling of compulsion when it comes to contributions in the case of newcomers. They don't acknowledge gifts from associations or people outside the cooperation.
Cocaine Anonymous is also independent of any religion, political affiliation, organization, or institution. We don't wish to participate in any contention and we neither underwrite nor contradict any causes.
Keeping in mind the end goal to keep up honesty and maintain a strategic distance from any conceivable entanglements, Cocaine Anonymous are not associated with any outside association. Although they are a spiritual programme, Cocaine Anonymous link with no religion. Cocaine Anonymous individuals are allowed to characterize their deep sense of being as they see fit. Cocaine Anonymous has no particular views about other external matters, though the members have the right to harbour and express their individual views. Though not connected to any rehab centres, recovery homes or medical facilities, Cocaine Anonymous do recommend these service providers to their patients for assistance in getting clean.
Cocaine Anonymous' basic role is to remain free from cocaine and all other personality adjusting substances in addition to help other people accomplish a similar opportunity.
The sole function of Cocaine Anonymous is to provide recovery to those who are battling with addiction. Personal experience has illustrated that the best manner to become and remain sober is to work together with other people who battle with the same.
Cocaine Anonymous employ the 12 steps of recovery as it has already been shown that this recovery programme is effective.
Cocaine Anonymous is concerned exclusively with the individual recuperation and preceded with restraint of individual drug addicts who swing to the Fellowship for assistance. Cocaine Anonymous is not involved in any research, treatment whether medical or psychiatric, education or any misrepresentations of facts,- members are free to engage in anything outside the programme.
Anyone who wants to stop using cocaine, "crack" cocaine, or any other mind altering drug is invited to some to Cocaine Anonymous. There are no membership fees. Services and expenses for running the programme are raised from voluntary contributions given by members; we do not accept donations of any kind.
The Alcoholic Anonymous program that was developing in 1935 was adapted for this program. The Twelve Step recovery method from AA, which states that your own recovery is aided when you help others, is used by Cocaine Anonymous. The believe that addicts talking to each other can bring about a level of understanding and fellowship that can't be reached with other methods.
People who are seeking for healing from addiction by all means will find a good respite and motivation when one that has found these healing talks to them about their experience. There develops a bond amongst the members of Cocaine Anonymous that goes beyond all of the other social restrictions.
In the bid to instil this togetherness in the newcomers and to let them discover the unity that is shared, and maybe the solution to their individual addiction issues, constant meetings are held by Cocaine Anonymous.