The SEPIA office is open to visitors, volunteers, and for literature pick-ups Monday to Friday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please note that this is a change from our previous office hours of 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. We are experiencing some temporary staffing shortages and greatly appreciate your patience.
Buying books or pamphlets? We encourage you to place your order ahead of time either by calling 215-923-7900 or visiting our online literature store so that we can have it ready when you arrive.
Interested in volunteering at the office? Please call 215-923-7900 so we can schedule a time slot.
Our hotline is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. If you need help, please call 215-923-7900 any time.
*****Do you have a new group to list with SEPIA, or does your home group need to change their information? Help SEPIA keep the fellowship informed of your meeting's status! Please fill out this form and we will update our website.****
The search functions similarly to Google. Use quoting for terms with multiple words. Examples:
- By neighborhood: type
center city westor
- By zip code: type
19147or search for multiple zips in your area with
19147 OR 19148
- By district: type
- By multiple towns: type
devon OR malvern OR paoli OR west chester
Going to a meeting is almost never wrong for anyone with a serious drinking problem. It's our responsibility to help you find meetings where and when you need them.
Download Meeting Guide App
Developed by AA Global Services, Meeting Guide App is the best, easiest way to find a meeting. It costs nothing. Simply download the app to your phone to get started.
How to Download
If you are on your phone... click the appropriate link below and download:
If you are on a desktop...
- Pick up your phone
- Click on your app store (App Store for iPhones and Play Store for Android devices)
- Search for "Meeting Guide"
- The developer should be listed as "A.A. World Services Inc."
Scroll Down for SEPIA Search
In addition to Meeting Guide App SEPIA hosts its own search engine (below). Thank you to the SEPIA Web Committee for all your hard work on this!
If you want to stop drinking and you're having trouble doing that, then you've come to the right place. Turns out many of us have experienced the same problem!
The best thing you can do right now is talk to someone
A.A. helps to connect and support people who want to stop drinking. We're here for you because we've been in your shoes. We know it can be tough, but all you need is a desire to stop drinking.
If you would like to talk to someone who has stopped drinking for awhile and is happy about it, please call us right now. We have someone available 24/7 who wants to help:
Dial in, wait for the prompt and press 1.
You can also contact us by email here.
Read more about not drinking
Alcoholics Anonymous has developed plenty of written resources over the years to help your recovery from a drinking problem. Everything was written by an alcoholic who really had serious problems before they stopped with the help and support from the fellowship of AA.
Go to a meeting in your area
Meetings are one of the best ways to get help with a drinking problem. Go to any meeting; introduce yourself, and say you need help. As scary as this may seem, remember that every one of us did the same thing when we were ready. You can find meetings listed below.