CHOOSE A DAY TO SEE AVAILABLE PATIENT MEETINGS

SUNDAY

George Street Group

Times: 11:00 PM

Address: Mid Ohio Valley Fellowship Home 1030 George Street Parkersburg, WV

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Jackson County Central Group

Times: 7:00 PM

Address: The Bomar Club, Inc 306 N Church St. Ripley, WV

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MONDAY

Flying High Group

Times: 12:00 PM

Address: Community Recovery Building 1721 Latrobe St. Parkersburg, WV

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Belpre Fellowship Group

Times: 7:00 PM

Address: St. Mark's United Methodist Maple & 3rd Street Belpre, OH

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TUESDAY

Mineral Wells Big Book Group

Times: 6:30 PM

Address: Mineral Wells Community Bldg 1595 Elizabeth Pike Mineral Wells, WV

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Belpre Big Book Group

Times: 7:30 PM

Address: Belpre Congregational Church 228 Main Street Belpre, OH

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WEDNESDAY

Keep It Simple Sisters (KISS) Group

Times: 12:00 PM

Address: Westbrook Health Services 2121 E 7th St. Parkersburg, WV

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There Is A Solution

Times: 8:00 PM

Address: Elizabeth Baptist Church 804 Mulberry St. Elizabeth, WV

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THURSDAY

Flying High Group

Times: 12:00 PM

Address: Community Recovery Building 1721 Latrobe St. Parkersburg, WV

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Primary Purpose Group

Times: 7:30 PM

Address: Unitarian Church 232 3rd St. Marietta, OH

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FRIDAY

Jackson County Central Group

Times: 6:00 PM

Address: The Bomar Club, Inc 306 N Church St. Ripley, WV

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Low Bottom Group

Times: 6:30 PM

Address: St. John's Methodist Church 40th St & Grand Central Ave. Vienna, WV

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SATURDAY

4204 Group

Times: 6:00 PM

Address: Recovery Point Parkersburg 4204 Emerson Ave. Parkersburg, WV

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There Is A Solution

Times: 6:00 PM

Address: Elizabeth Baptist Church 804 Mulberry St. Elizabeth, WV

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CHOOSE A DAY TO SEE AVAILABLE FAMILY MEETINGS

SUNDAY

Legacy Study AFG

Times: 7:00 PM

Address: First Presbyterian Church 508 2nd Ave. South Charleston, WV

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Sunday Night AFG

Times: 7:30 PM

Address: First Congregational Church 318 Front St. Marietta, OH

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MONDAY

Athens Monday Noon AFG

Times: 12:00 PM

Address: First Presbyterian Church 2 N Court St. Athens, OH

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Lancaster Monday Night 12 Step AFG

Times: 7:30 PM

Address: St Mark's Catholic Church 324 Gay St. Lancaster, OH

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TUESDAY

Tuesday Night Recovery AFG

Times: 6:30 PM

Address: First Congregational Church 318 Front St. Marietta, OH

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Tuesday Night AFG

Times: 7:00 PM

Address: First Lutheran Church 1701 19th St. Parkersburg, WV

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WEDNESDAY

The Wednesday Noon AFG

Times: 12:00 PM

Address: Kanawha County Day Report Center 900 Christopher St. Charleston, WV

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Wednesday 12 And 12 AFG

Times: 7:00 PM

Address: Westbrook Health Services 2121 7th St. Parkersburg, WV

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THURSDAY

Thursday Noon Reflections AFG

Times: 12:00 PM

Address: Westbrook Guidance Center 2121 7th St. Parkersburg, WV

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Thursday Night Step AFG

Times: 7:30 PM

Address: First United Methodist Church 304 W 5th St. Williamstown, WV

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FRIDAY

Friday Night Adult Children AFG

Times: 6:00 PM

Address: Courage To Change Community Recovery Center 1721 Latrobe St. Parkersburg, WV

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Friday Night AFG

Times: 6:30 PM

Address: St. John United Methodist Church 3911 Grand Central Ave. Vienna, WV

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SATURDAY

Miraculous Change AFG

Times: 11:00 AM

Address: St Luke's Episcopal Church 200 S Penn St. Wheeling, WV

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AFG Recovery

Times: 1:00 PM

Address: Louis A Johnson VA Medical Center 1 Med Center Dr. Clarksburg, WV

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The Need for Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Belpre, Ohio

Alcohol addiction is a serious problem across the nation. Alcoholics Anonymous has meetings near Belpre, Ohio for people who want help. Alcohol addiction can be broken.

Most people do not become addicted to alcohol overnight. It could start out as drinks with friends on social occasions. It could just be a glass of wine in the evening to unwind. Over time, it could grow into a problem.

According to the CDC, excessive alcohol use causes 95,000 deaths in the United States each year. Excessive alcohol use is:

  • Heavy drinking- 8+ drinks per week for women, 15+ drinks per week for men.
  • Binge drinking- 4+ drinks on one occasion for women, 5+ drinks on one occasion for men.
  • Any alcohol use by a pregnant woman.
  • Any alcohol use by anyone younger than 21.

Alcohol Use in Belpre, Ohio

Belpre is part of Washington county in Ohio. The Washington county community health needs assessment shows that 13.4% of the population reports that they drink alcohol excessively.

The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services website lists the results of yearly health surveys. Survey questions include how much a survey participant drinks alcohol. These numbers are for people aged 18 and older who reported they were binge drinking.

  • In 2013 – 17.5%
  • In 2014 – 18.0%
  • In 2015 – 18.9%
  • In 2016 – 18.4%
  • In 2017 – 19.3%

In 2018 there were 294 drunk driving deaths in Ohio. That number represents 27.5% of all traffic deaths that year. In 71.1% of the drunk driving deaths the alcohol impaired person was over twice the legal limit. Most of those accidents involved repeat DUI offenders.

Additional alcohol related statistics for 2018:

  • 20.4% of 12-20 year olds consumed alcohol in the past month.
  • 13.3% of 12-20 year olds binge drank in the past month.
  • 61 under 18 DUI arrests were made.
  • 13,723 total DUI arrests were made.

Alcohol Addiction Treatment Options in Belpre, Ohio

Most people who successfully quit drinking alcohol had help, they did not do it alone.  Attending professional outpatient rehab can help people understand why they were drinking. Then they can replace the behaviors with new coping strategies. There are many styles of therapy to choose from.

Sober living homes are also a good option. Here people live full time with other people who have stopped drinking. There is no alcohol or drugs allowed in the house. Residents need to attend outpatient therapy while staying there.

Traveling to Arizona for Rehab

Sometimes there are not many alcohol rehab options nearby. Finding the best therapy options for each person can require looking out of state. Traveling for rehab can give someone a chance to start over in a new environment. SpringBoard recovery wants to help each person get the treatment they need. Contact us today.