Answering Service Committee

The District 12 Answering Service Committee helps carry A.A.’s message by coordinating A.A. volunteers to give newcomers rides to meetings and to make 12th Step Calls to those with a desire to stop drinking.

If you want an A.A. member to speak with you about stopping drinking or you are a newcomer who needs a ride to an A.A. meeting call the District Answering Service at 217-373-4200.

If you are an A.A. member and wish to volunteer to give rides to a meeting, to a detox or treatment center or to make 12th Step Calls by phone or in person within the District, you must meet the following requirements:

To make 12th Step Calls. you must have at least 1 year of continuous sobriety and have worked the 12 Steps of A.A.

To volunteer, please email the Committee Chair at or use the form below.