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Answer your questions about OA’s history by reading Beyond Our Wildest Dreams (#998)—now available at a new, low price. To order, click here.
Plus, get Overeaters Anonymous, Second Edition (#988). Reread—or experience for the first time—these inspiring stories of recovery by members. This discontinued book is now available at a new, low price—all sales are final. To order, click here.
Revised, expanded, and updated with current media practices, OA’s PI Manual is packed with more than 70 pages of outreach suggestions. Learn what a PI Committee is and how to start one. Get practical ideas for reaching newcomers. Learn how to work with digital, print, and broadcast media—while protecting member anonymity. Use the sample press releases to make contacts in your area. And much, much more. To order the Public Information Service Manual (#762) from the OA bookstore, click here.
Packaged in sets of twenty, the professionally printed poster has easy-tear, perforated tabs, guiding newcomers to OA’s Fifteen Questions via oaquiz.org. There is also space to add your meeting’s location and contact details. Increase awareness of OA and attract newcomers to your meeting. Order posters for your intergroup or service board today.
Interested in translating and using the poster for outreach in your area? Contact the WSO at firstname.lastname@example.org with subject “translate poster.”
Tell people in your area about OA—stick a note! Post an OA Sticky Note on the notice board in a grocery store, school, or any public place. Each 3”x 5” notepad has 25 sheets with an adhesive strip and a space to write in local meeting information. Available now in the OA bookstore at bookstore.oa.org.
Use Maintaining a Healthy Body Weight for support in preserving your abstinence and “maintenance” weight. Revised with new stories from members experiencing different manifestations of our disease, the updated pamphlet also has more than a dozen suggestions from individual members for maintaining a healthy weight and now includes OA’s Statement on Abstinence and Recovery. Find the new Maintaining a Healthy Body Weight (#310) in the OA bookstore.
Laugh and learn how to carry the message to health care professionals with “The Wanda Know Show,” a new skit and workshop brought to you by the OA board. In forty-five minutes, participants and audience members alike will be entertained, educated, and better equipped to talk to their doctors, nurses, therapists, and any other referring professional about the hope of recovery from compulsive eating and compulsive food behaviors that OA can offer to the clients and patients in their care. Make “The Wanda Know Show” part of your next OA event. Download it today and share!
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Updated and ready to download, these revised OA guidelines have practical suggestions for members, groups, and service bodies. Be inspired to reach out to OA members or potential newcomers by hosting an event, creating a newsletter, or sharing your story of recovery through Lifeline. Plus: Don’t miss OA’s new Speaker Statement included in Guidelines for OA Events. Check out the new, revised guidelines by clicking: