Step 9

Step 9: Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would them or others.


Alcoholics Anonymous, 76-84.

Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, 83-87.


“Now we go out to our fellows and repair the damage done in the past. We attempt to sweep away the debris which has accumulated out of our effort to live on self-will and run the show ourselves. If we haven’t the will to do this, we ask until it comes. Remember it was agreed at the beginning we would go to any lengths for victory over alcohol” (Alcoholics Anonymous, 76).