Affirming human dignity and providing clean, safe, sober living environments for newly sober alcoholics and drug addicts who truly have a desire to change their lives.


Alcoholism & Addiction Assistance Association (5A) specializes in providing a solid ground upon which newly sober addicts and alcoholics can adopt a manner of living conducive to maintaining permanent sobriety.


Alcoholism & Addiction Assistance Association (5A) is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.

We are self-supporting through client fees and private donations.

We are not funded by any outside organization.


In 49 years of service

since 1970 over 50,000 men and women have called 5A “home”.


Framework & Guidance

We provide a solid ground upon which newly sober alcoholics and addicts can adopt a manner of living conducive to maintaining permanent sobriety now and in the future.


Supportive Community

Clients are the purpose of our work and we support them in every step of their journey. We offer over 50 on site 12-step meetings weekly and our reputation precedes us globally as a leader in recovery.


Affordable living

We make sure that our clients are equipped with the basic necessities to start their new life. We provide all clients with housing, meals, and transportation to and from meetings.