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November 2023

We’ve all been there before…

…thinking about going to your first meeting, but the fear of walking into a room of strangers when we feel broken can feel overwhelming. No one walks in to their first meeting with their life put together. Ever. 

What we’ve found is that NA meetings are full of a family we never knew we had. You aren’t alone. 

The following stories are from local Nashville NA members. Our hope is that they encourage you to meet us at a meeting to experience the gift of recovery. 


Hey everybody! I quickly wanted to share a portion of my story since my clean date was recently! Nov 1 2004, 19 years ago! I’ve been clean longer than I used pretty awesome! I thought I’d die out there using. My using was during my teenage years, growing up around

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Thirteen years ago, I was homeless. I was strung out. I was broken. I was empty. I didn’t want to kill myself, but I also didn’t care to live. Thirteen years ago, I made a cry to God. Multiple drug felonies. No driver’s license. Living in a homeless shelter. I

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The first NA meeting I attended, that I wanted to attend was in Madison TN on a Tuesday. The shock to me was that people were smiling and laughing. I had not heard true laugher in so long. I was amazed that people could be happy without drugs. I thought

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Uncovering the History of Narcotics Anonymous

The history of Narcotics Anonymous (N.A.) is a fascinating journey of hope, resilience, and transformation. Established as a haven for drug addicts, N.A. has grown into an international organization that has changed countless lives through its unique approach to recovery. In this blog post, we will uncover the rich history

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