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a resource and support group for adult relatives and close friends of alcoholics. Al-Anon is available to interested individuals even if the alcoholic does not participate in alcoholics anonymous.
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Al-AnonA community-based fellowship of relatives of alcoholics which operates under the aegis of Alcoholics Anonymous, and allows participants to share their experiences while facilitating discussion and resolution of common problems. See also Alateen.
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