News & Events


January Speaker Meeting & Workshop

When: Saturday, January 13, 2018

Time: 11:30 am to 3:00 pm

What: ‘Healthy Interactions in Our Meetings and Our Lives’, an opportunity to develop our consciousness and sensitivity to issues which affect us all.  The program will begin with two panels, men and women, sharing their thoughts on diversity, inclusiveness, boundaries, safety, sensitivity and healing.  The panels will be followed by role-playing activities.  Our featured speaker, Steven D., will then present his views on inclusiveness, sexual safety and accountability, and how our Traditions support these ideas.  Lunch will be provided.

Where: First United Methodist Church (Room #202), 1838 SW Jefferson Street (by the Goose Hollow MAX stop)

Who: Open to all ‘S’ fellowship members and partners

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Second Saturday Speaker Series

When: Every 2nd Saturday, beginning February 2017

Time: 11:30 am to 12:45 pm

What: An opportunity to hear stories of recovery from fellow local members, and to connect with other members from around the Portland area

Where: First United Methodist Church (Room #202), 1838 SW Jefferson Street (by the Goose Hollow MAX stop)

Who: Open to all ‘S’ fellowship members and partners

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Monthly Intergroup Meeting

When: Every 3rd Saturday

Time: 11:30 am to 12:45 pm

What: Representatives from each meeting in the Portland area meet monthly to discuss, plan and implement SAA outreach

Where: First United Methodist Church, Room 204, SW 18th Avenue & Jefferson (NE Corner of Church facing the MAX Station)

Who: SAA Intergroup Officers, Meeting Representatives and observers. Only Officers and Meeting Reps may vote.

Need more info? Click here to email us.


PDX Outer Circle

What: PDX Outer Circle is a Google Group for S.A.A. members in the Portland area

About: Members can join PDX Outer Circle to plan and participate in safe, sober, outer circle activities, such as hikes, day trips, etc. Times and locations vary.

To learn more, visit the PDX Outer Circle page.


The Outer Circle  Newsletter

The Outer Circle is a bi-monthly publication of the International Service Organization (ISO) of SAA.  It contains articles, poems and personal stories of sex addiction and recovery, all written by members of the SAA fellowship.

The Outer Circle is available for download at saa-recovery.org, or by written request to the ISO office:  P.O. Box 70949, Houston, TX 77270.

We encourage you to share your experience, strength and hope with other members by submitting your own writing to The Outer Circle.  Click the link below to download information on how to submit your own article, and guidelines for writing your story: