Greater Cincinnati Information Service (GCIS)
aka: Intergroup
Let It Begin with Me
When anyone, anywhere, reaches out for help,
let the hand of Al-Anon and Alateen
always be there, and - Let It Begin with Me.

Greater Cincinnati Information Service (GCIS) is a local Al-Anon Information Service (AIS) directly responsible to the Al-Anon and Alateen groups in the Greater Cincinnati area (Tradition 9). Its purpose is to aid the groups in the Tradition of carrying the Al-Anon message and to provide communication among the groups

Al-Anon members seeking service opportunities:
GCIS meets the 2nd Thursday of January, March, May, July, September and November. 7:00 P.M.

Wyoming Presbyterian Church
Burns & Wyoming Avenues
Wyoming, OH.
2nd floor-left of staircase-down the hall

Click here for the 2017-2020 GCIS Guidelines.

For questions about GCIS service work contact the GCIS Chairperson at

GCIS Service Positions

We have open service positions. Please contact

Participation (page 7-8)
* Intergroup Representative (IR)    (One IR for each Al-Anon meeting.)                
* Group Representative (GR)         (One GR for each Al-Anon meeting.)                
* District Representative (DR) 
   - District 14 OPEN POSITION
   - District 15 OPEN POSITION
   - District 16
OPEN POSITION                    
* Alternative District Representative (ADR)


Monthly Calendar

Upcoming Events:

Ohio Events:
Click here for the Ohio Area Assembly Calendar.


Other Awesome Information:

The Ohio Area Assembly (OAA) website has information on Alateen sponsorship as well as minutes of assembly meetings etc.
The OAA website is 

   Documents related to functioning of OAA 

   Documents relating to Alateen Service 


World Service Organization (WSO)

This is an excellent source of all sorts of downloads and information including:
Guidelines, Materials and Downloads for Public Outreach, Service Manual, Registration Changes Form, WSC Summary,
Registration forms for Regional Service Seminars, etc. 

   WSO Guidelines for 
      • District Representative, G-37 
      • Group Representative, G-11 
      • Area Information Services, G-4 
      • Literature Distribution Center, G-18

Go to online store for all of the Al-Anon Guidelines.

Website for members is 

PSA announcements are available on the WSO site under Media in English, Spanish and French.

Make sure your group's information is up to date. Get the GR-1 form at Send it to The Group Records Coordinator will then forward the information to Ohio Group Records, who make the changes for the WSO.


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