Face to face meetings starting again….

We are very pleased to announce to commencement of our weekly meetings at the Redemptorist Church, starting with this coming Saturday September 11th. Schedule as before, Monday, Thursday and Saturday from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Please also note that the meetings in Talisay and SM Seaside are back, check the list of meetings for more details.

More face to face meetings in Cebu….opens up again!

The Monday 10:30 AM meetings at SM Seaside is now taking place again. As usual, the venue is the Starbucks coffee shop. The Friday meeting at the same place, is still on hold until further notice. The Wednesday meeting in Robinson Galleria is still suspended until further notice., and the same goes for the Sunday 11 AM meeting in Ayala mall. See list of meetings for details.

We open some face to face to meetings again

We are happy to announce that from Thursday September 3rd, the AA meetings in The Redemptorist church are starting again! We will follow safety protocol and acting responsible as laid out by the local Government. Please observe that meetings now start at 6 PM. The Mondays, Thursdays and Saturday are English speaking,

Tuesdays and Fridays the meetings in Ayala Mall have also started again. Please observe due to early closing of the Mall, the AA meetings will start at 6:00 PM.

Also if you are looking for face-to-face meetings in Talisay/Tabunok area, the Tuesday 10:30 AM meeting (see the meeting list), is also up and running again.

Please refer to the list of meetings on our website for more details…

Changes to local AA meetings due to COVID19 restrictions

As of today – All local AA meetings in the whole Cebu Province are suspended until the lock-down is lifted. Some members are meeting through local online meetings. If you want to join, please send an email to us at:


and you will get the details back. May you all be safe,sober and serene during these challenging times!

New AA meeting in Leyte

We are happy to announce the start of a new AA meeting in Ormoc, Leyte:

Visayas Ormoc Leyte (morning meeting) (closed English)

Lorenzo’s cafe near ferry pier. Corner of Jose Navarro street and Larrazabal street. Next to Hotel Don Felipe. Meeting time Thursday 11 am. Coffee before meeting 10.30 am. Contacts:; Porter 0921-287 6979 or Steve 0929-898 5647

Reminder: AA literature and coins available

[notice]To all local members;

This is a friendly reminder that if you are looking for
AA literature in English and/or anniversary coins, we are
happy to receive your request by email to:


or via the chat service here on the website.

At The 1st Cebu Group of Alcoholics Anonymous, we have
a decent selection of AA books and coins to help you out on
personal basis or as a group.
Shipping and payment usually via LBC.


Alcoholics Anonymous – AA meetings in Visayas and Mindanao

If you are looking for a meeting in any of the areas within Visayas or Mindanao, here is a list of meetings, as they are known by their latest update. Please call/check before you plan to attend a meeting for the first time, just in case…. And we appreciate your feedback if any of the information listed here, need to be updated. (Nothing is worse than an alcoholic showing up for a meeting, and there is NO meeting ūüėČ

Agusan del Norte  Province:

Day and time                           City/town                               Meeting format                         Contact                                      Meeting place
Meetings can be arranged any day and time. Please call. Buena Vista Big book study Craig, Mike J.0947-529-6608, 0999-531-3136 Private home
Meetings can be arranged any day and time. Please call. Butuan 12 and 12 Craig, Mike J.0947-529-6608, 0999-531-3136 Rotating weekly

Aklan Province:

Wednesday 7:00 PM Boracay Island Closed – Discussion Stuart (skype name: stuartjenkins); Nadine 0920-920-6135/(036)288-3408 – N :(036)288-5340/ 0919-388-9937 The Holy Rosary Parish Church, The Plaza, Balabag
Friday 7:00 PM Boracay Island Closed – Discussion Stuart (skype name: stuartjenkins); Nadine 0920-920-6135/(036)288-3408 – N :(036)288-5340/ 0919-388-9937 The Holy Rosary Parish Church, The Plaza, Balabag
Sunday/Tues and Friday 5:00 PM. Kalibo Open discussion Brian # 0949-883-6828. Latte Coffee Shop, next to Marzon Hotel.

Cebu Province:

See list of meetings on our website http://bit.ly/2wiUZrF

Davao del Sur Province:

Wednesday 6:00 PM Davao city Open, Big Book study non smoking,non vaping. Boboy: 0920-9001198 Christ Fellowship Church, #777 V. Mapa St.
Tuesday+Thursday 6:00 PM Davao city Open,¬†Big Book study JoJo:¬†0932-6754768 Pia’s cafe and restaurant, Ecoland, Quimpo boulevard
Friday 6:00 PM Davao city Open discussion Al: 0942-9636283 Redemptorist Church, Bajada
Sunday 2:00 PM Davao city  Open discussion Tony: 0929-6777182 Casa Munda, 826 Maria Loreto Matina

 Iloilo Province:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6:30 PM  Iloilo city Combined NA/AA Gerry: 0917-7000086  St Clements Church compound, Luna Street, LaPaz

Misamis Oriental Province;


Friday 6:30 PM

Licoan/ Cagayan de Oro M: Big Book – Closed,

W+F: Open

 Emily: 0915-559-5789  Barangay hall, Rooftop.Barangay 25, Licoan
Monday, Wednesday 6:00 PM  Cagayan de Oro  Open AA/NA Boyboy: 0927-439-2925; 0927-439-2925 4th floor, Immaculate Concept. Bldng San Agustine Cath.grounds, Fernandez st.
 ANY day/time 24/7  Gingoog City
Alex M. Woody E.0949-4632703 0908-3249818
 Paz Village

Negros Occidental Province

 Tuesday 7:30 PM   Bacolod  Big Book  Fean 0917-300 0140 Redemptorist Parish House
 Thursday 7:30 PM   Bacolod  Steps  Fean 0917-300 0140 Redemptorist Parish House

Negros Oriental Province

Monday 3.45 PM Valencia Book study Рdiscussion Tommy 0995-3956608 Lady of the Abandoned Parish, Rizal Street, Valencia
Wednesday 3.45 PM Valencia Daily Reflexions/


Tommy 0995-3956608 Lady of the Abandoned Parish, Rizal Street, Valencia
Tuesday 9::00 AM Dumaguete Jail meeting John 0956-1781120 Negros Oriental Detention and Rehabilitation Center, Dumaguete (next to Lamberto Macias Sports & Cultural Complex. Opposite to LTO)
Tuesday 12:00 AM Dumaguete Daily Reflexions/


Tommy 0995-3956608 Bethel Guest House 5th floor
Thursday 11:00 AM Dauin Discussion John 0956-1781120 Romana Alar Beach & Seaside Bar, Dauin (coming from Dumaguete, turn left after Chooks to Go, stop just before the beach)
Friday 10:30 AM Dumaguete Daily Reflexions/


Tommy 0995-3956608 Bethel Guest House 5th floor
Saturday 11:00 AM Dumaguete Daily Reflexions/


John 0956-1781120 Blue Monkey Bar, 2nd floor, Rizal Blvd, Corn.Bishop Epifano Surban.Street
Sunday 6:00 PM Dumaguete Book study Рdiscussion John 0956-1781120 Our Mother of Perpetual Help Redemptorist Church, George Sy Street.(enter by main entrance, keep left of church, small wood chapel)

Palawan Province

Thursday 11:00 AM
 Puerto Princesa  Open discussion  Brian 0927-6775949  Robinsons Mall, Gerrys grill

Surigao del Norte Province


Any time and day, please call
General Luna/ Siargao Island Matthew 0998-5551682  General Luna, Catangan  Cloud 9

Zamboanga del Zur Province

Wednesday 7:00 PM Pagadian Big Book ¬†Larry 0920-228-5700; Patrick 0920-954-7128 Jimboy 0918-766-7520 ¬†Jimboy’s Carmelas Cakes & Pastries – in front of DENR office
 Sunday 10:00 AM Pagadian  Discussion  Hockiard; 0929-514-0883 Andy 0928-977-4844  Sabakan Pre-school Beside Holy Child Academy Basketball Court РSan Jose District