Contact Us

For you convenience, the following are various ways to communicate with the New Beginnings Area Service Committee

By U.S. Mail and Courier Only:

New Beginnings Area

PO Box 192 Effingham, IL 62401

By Phone


Our region hosts a helpline so any addict seeking recovery can do so.

If you would like meeting information, please view the meeting list on this site. It’s an up-to-date solution for finding meetings in our Area.

If you’re a professional, you can also contact us to find out more information about outreach and public relations at

Our helpline can connect you to a live addict any time of day.

When you call, you’ll be greeted by an operator who will dispatch your request to a helpful addict. The addict will call you back at the number you provide, so you can get information on meetings, encouragement, and support in changing your life.

You can also fill out the form below and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.