DEBTORS ANONYMOUS Service
Intergroup serves all DA groups meeting in the greater New York area by
coordinating the meeting list, website, phone meeting list, special
events, and DA conference approved publications.
Intergroup is supported
by contributions from local groups (See the Suggested
Group Contribution Policy below) as well as
from personal contributions from members.
Intergroup meetings take
place on the last Thursday of the month from 6:45 to 8:45 pm. All DA
members are welcome to attend. Meetings are held at the Crossroads
Church, 410 West 45th St., New York, NY. The nearest subway stop is
44th St. & 8th Ave. (A,C,E)
is made up of
16 elected positions in addition to 2 individuals elected or appointed
to represent each meeting. All positions require 6 months
solvency and 2 pressure relief meetings.
- Vice President
- Recording Secretary
- Phone Response Team Coordinator
- Literature Coordinator
(for special events)
- Website Coordinator
- Meeting List Coordinator
- Phonebank Meeting List
- Bottom Line Coordinator
- Special Events
- Public Information
- Spanish Language
operates according to By-Laws,
which are available here.
General Service Representatives elected from each Debtors Anonymous Group coordinate service for the international fellowship of Debtors Anonymous. Monthly meeings of the NYarea GSRs take place on the Last Wednesday of each month: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
This is a hybrid face to face and phone group, sometimes meeting in person and sometimes via phone (for particulars see below).
The first meeting of each quarter is in person; the second and third months are by phone. For 2017, there are no more in-person meetings. The schedule for 2018 for in-person meetings are January 31, April 25, June 27 (funding for WSC deadline), and October 31. Phone meetings are every month in between.
For a current schedule and for more information visit the GSR website.
In Person Meetings: at Crossroads Church, 2nd floor accessible by elevator
410 West 45th Street between 9th and 10th Avenues
The nearest subway is the A or C train to 42nd Street.
The meeting is in English and the location is handicap accessible.
Phone Meetings: To call in to the meeting, dial 605-475-5900. When prompted, enter the access code: 520378
THIS IS A BUSINESS MEETING, AND IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR BEGINNERS LOOKING TO ATTEND A DA RECOVERY MEETING.
Suggested Group Contribution Policy
After each group has paid expenses (rent, literature, etc.), and a prudent reserve is retained in the treasury, the balance can be contributed to DA service bodies.
It is suggested that
the balance be sent to NY Area DA Intergroup, checks payable to DA Intergroup, at
the following address:
Grand Central Station
New York, NY 10163
And 45% of the balance
DA General Service
Needham, MA 02492-0009
Contact info for DA General Service Office:
Tel. 781.453.2743 or 800.421.2383
And 10% of the balance
DA GSRs of Greater New
PO Box 1215 Murray Hill Station
New York, NY 10156-0605