For Members

World Service Documents


World Service, Inc. (WSI) comprises 13 trustees who conduct the business of FA between annual conferences. Part of the job of WSI is to act as guardian of FA’s governing documents and service documents and to prepare reports to the fellowship on board and conference actions. The links in this section will take you to the documents listed below.

Governing Documents
FA Bylaws
Continuing Effect Motions
Procedures Manuals (WSI Committees, WSI Subcommittees, and World Service Board)

The “governing documents” page also includes links to the following service documents:
FA organizational chart
FA terminology sheet
World Service Conference Member Manual


Steps, Traditions, and Concepts
Twelve Steps (as adapted by FA)
Twelve Traditions (as adapted by FA)
Twelve Concepts (short form)
Twelve Concepts (long form)


World Service Reports
Quarterly and annual reports prepared by WSI going back as far as 2004 can be accessed on this page.