How do we attract codependents who are still suffering to the CoDA fellowship?
Unless we get the word out on who we are, and what we do, we cannot attract members. As CoDA members engaging in outreach service, our goal is to share CoDA’s message of hope and recovery. We cannot attract if we do not present ourselves. We can do this in so many different ways, and we offer suggestions in the following areas as good ways to get the word out, while respecting the Eleventh Tradition “Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion; we need always maintain personal anonymity at the level of press, radio, films, television and all other forms of public communication.” At all levels (group, region, etc.), there are many ways we can do this outreach to potential members. The current sections for Attracting Members are as follows: