Gays and Lesbians in Alcoholics Anonymous
pronounced gay・la or gah・luh
GaL-AA (Gays and Lesbians in AA) was established to serve and have the involvement of lesbians, gay men, and others in Alcoholics Anonymous, regardless of how they choose to identify themselves. In selecting the name, careful consideration was given to a variety of combinations. While the name only directly reflects gays and lesbians, we embrace all LGBT+ members of the AA fellowship.
61ST ICYPAA The 61st ICYPAA will be held in Boston in 2019! Book your hotel room HERE! WHEN & WHERE Dates: 08/22/19 – 08/25/19 City: Boston, MA Hotel: Boston Marriott Copley Place, 110 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116 ABOUT ICYPAA The International Conference of Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous (ICYPAA) was founded for the purpose of providing a setting for an annual celebration of sobriety among young people in AA. Since its inception, a growing group of people, who at first would not consider…Find out more »
About Our Mission Chicago Roundup, Inc. is a volunteer-based organization for the celebration of 12-step recovery from alcohol and drug addiction within the LGBTQ+ community. This organization produces engaging events in a safe environment, affording participants the opportunity to have a spiritual awakening. Throughout the year, Chicago Roundup produces several programming and fundraising events which foster a sense of fun and community in our sober fellowship.Find out more »
The San Antonio Roundup (SARU) is a not-for-profit group whose primary purpose is to foster recovery, education and enrichment through an annual conference for LGBTQ+ Alcoholics, Addicts, Family & Friends of Alcoholics & Addicts held in San Antonio, Texas.Find out more »
Our History Established in 1976, WRLS is the oldest and longest continuously held LGBTQ Alcoholics Anonymous conference in the world. The first Western Roundup Living Sober (WRLS) was held June 25-27 at the Student Union Building, San Francisco State University. 198 people attended that year. The conference has been held every year since. The 1976 Western Roundup was founded by a core group of five people: Don H., Bob H., Moss, Jim P. and Louis D. The idea for the conference was inspired…Find out more »