Where to Find Narcotics Anonymous Meetings in Orlando

Happy patient has a breakthrough in group therapy while others are clapping her

There’s nothing more comforting than being part of a supportive group; a place where you can be yourself, share your successes and your fears, and hear comforting words. For many that place is Narcotics Anonymous, a non-profit fellowship of men and women who are recovering from drug addiction issues. The only requirement for membership is the desire to stop using drugs.

Fortunately, NA meetings are found all over the country on every day of the week at many different times. Orlando is no different. I encourage you to use this list to your advantage if you’re ever feeling helpless, alone, or in the need of support and connection. NA is free and open to the public. You should be able to find a meeting near your home for easy access. Learn more about where to find NA meetings below.

Each meeting is different. There are speaker meetings where a group member shares their story, discussion meetings, literature meetings, women’s meetings, and men’s meetings. Find something that aligns with your recovery goals.

Monday

Soul Food at Noon – 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., Center For Drug-Free Living, 2601 South Rio Grande Ave, Orlando, FL, 32805. This meeting is an open discussion where all attendees are welcome to participate. This is a non-smoking meeting. This meeting is also at the same time and place every Wednesday and Friday.

R.A.W. (Recovery at Work) in Carver Shores – 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Lila Mitchell Ctr. 5151 Raleigh St, Orlando, FL, 32811. This meeting is an open meeting with a speaker and literature study. Children are welcome, smoking is not.

The NA Way– 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Park Place Behavioral Center, 206 Park Place Blvd, Kissimmee, FL, 34741.This meeting is an open meeting with a format that frequently changes. It focuses on the 12 steps of NA and smoking is not allowed.

Believing in Miracles – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., First Christian Church of Orlando, 2565 E. Kaley Ave., Orlando, FL, 32806. This is an open discussion meeting that focuses on NA literature, specifically the Living Clean book. It is a women’s only meeting on the first and third Monday of the month, and a men’s only meeting on the fourth Monday.

Tuesday

We too Recover – 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., 206 Park Place Blvd, Kissimmee, FL, 34741, Gym. This meeting is women only and the format varies. Non-addict and addict women alike are welcome.

United We Stand – 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Peace United Methodist Church, 13502 Town Loop Blvd., Orlando, FL, 32837. This is a closed meeting (for addicts only) and concentrates on the steps and traditions of NA. Smoking is not permitted.

Meditation Group – 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Christ church unity of Orlando, 771 Holden Ave, Orlando, FL, 32839. This meeting is an open discussion with a speaker on the last Tuesday of every month.

Steppin Into Freedom – 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Park Place Behavioral Center, 206 Park Place Blvd, Kissimmee, FL, 34741. This is an open meeting that focuses on the steps of NA. Smoking is not permitted.

Recovery in the Community – 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., 430 South Paramore Ave, Orlando, 32805. This is an open meeting.

Courage to Change – 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., St Lukes United Methodist, 4851 S Apopka Vineland Rd Bldg A, Orlando, FL, 32819, Rooms 113, 115, 117. This is an open meeting.

Un Nuevo Amanecer – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., 1515 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32822. This meeting is in Spanish with a format that varies between a speaker, steps, and tradition focus.

Recovery Revolution – 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Center For Drug-Free Living, 2601 S Rio Grande, Orlando, FL, 32805.

Recovery for the Soul – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., First United Methodist Church of Orlando, 142 East Jackson Street, Orlando, FL, 32801. This meeting is an open discussion held by candlelight. Children are welcome, smoking is not.

Wednesday

H.O.W. to live – 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., The Downtown Baptist Church, 119 E. Church St, Orlando, FL, 32801, Parlor Room. This is an open meeting with a varying format. There is an American Sign Language interpreter on site.

Learning to Live – 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Grace Covenant Presbyterian, 1655 Peel Avenue, Orlando, FL, 32806, South of Curry Ford Road. This is an open discussion meeting with no smoking allowed.

Rainbow Recovery – 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Gay Lesbian Bisexual Center, 946 N. Mills Ave, Orlando, FL, 32803. This meeting is for gay, lesbian, and bisexual members of NA. It focuses on the steps of NA and there is an occasional speaker.

Wednesday Night in Washington Shores – 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., 1000 Bethune Drive, Orlando, FL, 32805. This is a closed discussion meeting where smoking is not allowed.

New Life in Recovery – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Center For Drug-Free Living, 2601 South Rio Grand Ave., Orlando, FL, 32805. This is an open discussion meeting.

Thursday

No Matter What Group– 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., South St Ministries, 2113 E South St, Orlando, FL. This meeting is a step and speaker discussion meeting.

A Train to Somewhere– 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., First Baptist Church of Taft, 9284 2nd Ave., Orlando, FL, 32824. This is an open meeting held by candlelight, Smoking is not allowed.

Give it Up – 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Reeves United Methodist Church, 1100 Ferncreek Ave., Orlando, FL, 32803, Rm. 6. This is open discussion meeting.

Eastside Recovery – 8:00 p.m. to 9:15 p.m., St. Mathew Episcopal Church, 5873 Dean Road, Orlando, FL, 32817. This meeting is an open literature study.

Friday

NA The Only Game in Town – 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Peace United Methodist Church, 13502 Town Loop Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32837. This is an open discussion between that alternates between using the basic text of NA, Living Clean, and hosting a speaker.

Give it Up – 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Reeves United Methodist Church, 1100 Ferncreek Ave., Orlando, FL, 32803, Room 6. This is an open discussion meeting with the topic chosen by the chair.

Friday Night Out – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., First Christian Church of Orlando, 2565 E. Kaley Ave., Orlando, FL, 32806. This is an open discussion meeting that concentrates on the 12 steps of NA.

The Eatonville Group – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Episcopal Church of St John, 1000 Bethune Drive Orlando FL 32805, Orlando, FL, 32805. This is a closed meeting that focuses on the basic text of NA.

Saturday

Miracle at Noon – 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., South Street Ministry, 2113 E. South Street, Orlando, FL, 32803. This is an open discussion meeting with no smoking allowed.

Eastside Recovery – 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., St. Mathew Episcopal Church, 5873 Dean Road, Orlando, FL, 32817. This is a meeting based on the topic chosen by the chair.

Sunday

The Breakfast Club – 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 2601 S. Rio Grande Ave, Orlando, FL, 32805. This is a literature-based study with different topics each week.

X-Hale – 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Episcopal Church of St. John The Baptist, 1000 Bethune Drive, Orlando, FL, 32805. This is a closed women’s discussion meeting.

Man Up in Recovery – 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., 639 W. Central Blvd., Orlando, FL, 32801. This is a closed discussion men’s meeting.

Written by: Kelly Fitzgerald

Kelly is a sober writer based in Cape Coral, Florida, best known for her personal blog The Adventures Of A Sober Señorita. Follow her on Twitter.