About Region 6

Region 6 of Overeaters Anonymous supports communities in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Central and Eastern Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Bermuda.

Within this large area are smaller Intergroups. We are geographically diverse, but share common goals in recovery and support.

Learn more about Overeaters Anonymous.

Stories Needed: Diversity and Recovery

OA’s Conference-approved Literature Committee is seeking stories to help expand member representation in OA pamphlet A Common Solution: Diversity and Recovery.

A flyer with the call for submissions, guidelines, deadline, and writing prompts is now posted at oa.org/news-events. Here is the direct link: https://oa.org/news/call-for-diverse-voices/?news-category=0&page=0.

Here is a link to the flyer, please share with your meetings.

Abstinence Powerpoint Presentation Available

What is abstinence in Overeaters Anonymous? How can you use the tools of the program to achieve and maintain abstinence?

icon-ppt32As part of OA’s strategic plan, the Region Chairs Committee has created this Abstinence PowerPoint presentation to assist your group or service body in exploring the concept of abstinence.
As you prepare to present it, you may find the following literature helpful:

News & Announcements

Fall Writing Assignment

If you were guiding a sponsee on how to find their Higher Power, what would you say? 1.Kim L. As an agnostic myself when I came into this program, I can understand the difficulties one may have with the spiritual aspect of our program. However, I wanted what the members in recovery had and I…


2020 Fall Writing Assignments

There is something very special about this program of ours – it is the strength brought forth by my Higher Power, God, the courage of those I have been blessed in meeting within and outside of the rooms, and finally it is my willingness to let Go and let God. That being said it is…


Assembly Bytes – Fall 2020

Officer Elections Each year, three of the six officers’ terms expire.  This year, the Vice Chair, Treasurer and Region 6 Secretary were up for election.  After each candidate presented their qualifications to the Assembly and fielded questions, voting was held. Election Results Vice Chair:  Kimberly C. was elected to a two year term Treasurer:  Karen…