Virtual Meetings

As well as face to face meetings, you can attend OA meetings by phone or online.

There are many virtual meetings available – visit the Find a Meeting page and click on the links to see a full list.

For help and information on how to get access, visit the Virtual Services page. Each meeting also has a contact person who can help if you are having difficulties.

WhatsApp meetings (hosted by Region 9) – accessible only from devices which have WhatsApp installed

The Region 9 WhatsApp meetings run for 24 hours, they are started off by a lead share and then you can share back by text or voice. Please note there is a limit of 256 members for each meeting so you may be put on a waiting list.

At the time of publication, there are currently Region 9 WhatsApp meetings in English on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  For updated information and contact details, please use the following procedure:

Go here:

Select your local time zone, and then “search”.

Use your browser search feature and look for “Region 9”, which will help you locate the Region 9 Whatsapp meetings.

The admin’s phone number is listed.  Just send them a WhatsApp message and ask to be added to the group.