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All meetings on this list are "Closed Meetings" unless indicated as an "Open Meeting"

  "Closed Meeting" = Only those with a gambling problem, or those who think they may have a gambling problem,

and have a desire to stop gambling, may attend and participate

 

  "Open Meeting" =  Spouses, family, and friends of the gambler are welcome to attend and observe the meeting

 

  "Combined Meeting" =  Members of Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon meetings come together to hold a meeting.

           New members of either group are also welcome at the combined meetings.

 

Note:  Click on the underlined street address to get a map to the meeting

Day

Meeting Location/Time

Meeting Type

  Monday Meetings

Monday

Silvis 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Genesis Medical Center

The Larson Center

855 Illini Drive

Silvis, IL  61282

Room C, lower level, look for signs posted

 

GA Only

Monday

Rockford 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Court St. United Methodist Church

215 N. Court Street

Rockford, IL 61103

Education Wing, Room #203

 

GA Only

Monday

Top

Chicago 6:30pm

St. Mary of Nazareth

Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic

Family Health Center

1127 N. Oakley Blvd

Chicago, IL 60622

The Family Health Center is located in the The Saint Mary of Nazareth Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic which is located right next to the hospital, one block south of Division Street.

 

GA Only

 

Comment Meeting

Step Meeting 3rd Monday

Monday

Norridge 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Salvation Army Building

8354 W. Foster Avenue

Norridge, IL 60706

Room C

 

GA Only

 

Topic/Therapy Meeting

Monday

Peoria 7:00pm

Memorial Christian Church

2507 W. Newman Parkway

Peoria, IL  61604

 

GA Only

Corner of Sterling Ave and Newman Pkwy

Monday

Arlington Heights 7:00pm

Northwest Community Hospital

800 West Central Road

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

GA - LL 7&8

 

Open Meeting

Cross Comment Meeting

Step Meeting 3rd Monday

Monday

Aurora 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Presence Mercy Medical Center

1325 N. Highland Avenue

Aurora, IL 60506

Buckley Room, lower level

Enter hospital from Route 31 or Highland Avenue.

Jim W 630-857-0220

 

GA Only

Monday

Highland, IN 7:00pm
First Presbyterian Church

8722 Delaware Street

Highland, IN 46322

 

GA Only

Monday

Joliet 7:00pm

First Presbyterian Church

805 Western Avenue

Joliet, IL 60435

Raynor and Western Avenue

Room on Second Floor

Contact: Tom L 815-342-6896

 

GA Only

 

Open Step/Discussion 1st Monday

Monday

Lisle 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Trinity Lutheran Church

1101 Kimberly Way

Lisle, IL 60532

Use east parking lot entrance

Go down the stairs, turn right,

all the way to the back room on the right

Contact: Lois W. 847-361-5107

 

GA Only

 

Women Preferred

Step Meeting 1st Monday

Topic Meeting 3rd Monday

Monday

Morris 7:00pm

Morris Hospital

Whitman Assembly 1

150 W High Street

Morris, IL 60450

Contact: Vicky S. 815-735-6299

 

GA Only

Monday

Oak Lawn 7:30pm - 9:30pm

St. Linus Catholic Church

St, Linus Parish - Cardiff Center (enter on Linus Lane)

10300 S Lawler Avenue

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

GA Step Meeting

Gender Segregated 4th Monday

 

Meetings Make It!

 

Make what?

 

Meetings Make Recovery...

  Tuesday Meetings

Tuesday

Top

South Holland 10:00am

Christ Community Church

1151 E. 170th Street

South Holland, IL 60473

Contact: Peter M 773-731-8814

 

GA Only

Tuesday

Schaumburg 11:00am - 1:00pm

St. Marceline Church

820 S Springinsguth Road

Schaumburg, IL 60193

Room #2

Contact: Dianna R 847-757-5040

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting 2nd Tuesday

Open Meeting 3rd Tuesday

Tuesday

Chicago Loop Noon - 1:00pm

First United Methodist Church

77 West Washington Street

Chicago, IL 60602

4th Floor Room 420

 

Open Meeting

No Comment Meeting

Tuesday

Normal 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Advocate BroMenn Regional Health Center

1304 Franklin Avenue

Normal, IL  61761

Conference Room #4

 

Open Meeting

Tuesday

Chicago Northwest 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Edison Park Lutheran Church

6626 N. Oliphant Avenue

Chicago, IL 60631

Meets in Lower Level

Contact: Roz L 773-914-0491

 

GA Only

 

Comment Meeting

Tuesday

Romeoville 7:00pm - 9:00pm

High Point Community Center

175 Highpoint Drive

Romeoville, IL 60446

off Weber Rd.

Contact: Meg L. 815-685-2447

 

GA Only

 

Speaker Meeting 5th Tuesday

 

Tuesday

Chicago South 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Trinity Acres

3939 S Calumet Avenue

Chicago, IL 60653

1st Floor

 

Open Meeting

Tuesday

Lansing 7:00pm

First United Methodist Church

18420 Burnham Avenue

Lansing, IL 60438

Meeting in Basement

 

GA Only

 

Topic Meeting 1st Tuesday

Comment Meeting

Tuesday

Algonquin 7:30pm

Christ United Methodist Church

9009 W. Algonquin Road

Algonquin, IL 60102

Just West of Square Barn Road

Contact: Pat V 847-902-1511

 

All meetings at this location

are GA & Gam-Anon Combined

 

Open Meeting 5th Tuesday

Tuesday

Bloomingdale 7:30pm

Episcopal Church of the Incarnation

261 W. Army Trail Road

Bloomingdale, IL 60108

Across the street from "Sports Authority"

GA in Basement

Gam-Anon 1st Floor

Contact: Jim F. 630-366-7019

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

Step Meeting 2nd Tuesday

GA/Gam-Anon Meeting 5th Tuesday

  Wednesday Meetings

Wednesday

Top

Oak Lawn 10:15am - 11:15am

Oak Lawn Community Church

9000 S. Ridgeland Avenue

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting

Wednesday

Joliet/Spanish 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center

333 Madison Street

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact: Rigo H 815-325-7143

Español hablado en la reunión

 

GA Only

 

Reunión de Español

Wednesday

Galesburg 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Bridgeway

Wing 9, Room 108

2323 Windish Drive

Galesburg, IL  61401

 

Open Meeting

Wednesday

Hoffman Estates 7:00pm

Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital

1650 Moon Lake Blvd

Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Contact: Pat F 773-503-8839

 

GA Only

Wednesday

Aurora 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Presence Mercy Medical Center

1325 N. Highland Avenue

Aurora, IL 60506

Route 31 and Highland Avenue.

Moore Room, lower level

Contact: Paul A 630-337-5815

 

GA Only

Wednesday

Downers Grove 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Nationwide Insurance Building

6912 Main Street

Downers Grove, IL 60516

Suite 122

 

Open Meeting

Topic Discussion

Wednesday

Highland, IN 7:00pm

First Presbyterian Church

8722 Delaware Street

Highland, IN 46322

 

GA Only

Wednesday

Deerfield 7:30pm

Christ United Methodist Church

600 Deerfield Road

Deerfield, IL 60015

Park in Overstock Furniture Sales parking lot

Use Church's Main Entrance

Signs will be posted to meeting room

Verna B 1-847-204-4461

 

GA Only

Wednesday

Oak Park 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Grateful House

412 S. Wesley Avenue

Oak Park, IL 60302

Looks like a private residence, enter through gate

Meeting on first floor

 

Open Meeting

Wednesday

Park Ridge 7:30pm

Lutheran General Hospital

1775 E. Dempster Street

Park Ridge, IL 60068
West Wing, 10th floor

GA meets in room 1043 West

Gam-Anon meets in room 1041 West

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

Step Meeting 2nd Wednesday

 

Wednesday Night Conference Call Meetings

Open to ALL

Wednesdays at 9:00 PM ET until 10:30 PM ET

The system will open at 15 minutes before in an open forum

The dial in number is 1-559-726-1300

This is a central California number, not a toll free call!

The conference ID is 611704#

If anyone needs support or wishes to help those who need support you can email such request to Wed9pmConf@trusteewebsite.com

More information on this particular meeting is available at:

http://trusteewebsite.com/index.php/html/main/telephone_wed_9pm.html

 

  Thursday Meetings

Thursday

Downers Grove 10:00am - 12:00pm

Nationwide Insurance Building

6912 Main Street

Downers Grove, IL 60516

Suite 122

 

Open Meeting

Discussion

Thursday

Chicago Loop Noon - 1:00pm

First United Methodist Church

77 West Washington Street

Chicago, IL 60602

Room 420

 

Open Meeting

Comment Meeting

Thursday

Peoria 7:00pm

Memorial Christian Church

2507 W. Newman Parkway

Peoria, IL  61604

 

GA Only

Corner of Sterling Ave and Newman Pkwy

Thursday

Gurnee 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Weckler & Associates Office

68 Ambrogio Drive

Gurnee, IL 60031

Suite 101

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting 1st Thursday

Thursday

Lisle 7:00pm

Trinity Lutheran Church

1101 Kimberly Way

Lisle, IL 60532

Use east parking lot entrance

Go down the stairs, turn right,

All the way to the back room on the right, Room 131

 

GA and Gam-Anon

 

1st Thur - Topic

2nd Thur -

  Combined-Open Meeting

3rd Thur - Step Meeting

4th and 5th Thur - Therapy

Thursday

Kankakee 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Riverside Medical Center

350 N. Wall Street

Kankakee, IL 60901

Room C off Cafeteria

 

GA Only

 

 

 

Thursday

St. Charles 7:00pm

Hosanna! Lutheran Church

36W925 Red Gate Road

St. Charles, IL 60175

Corner of Randall and Red Gate Rd

 

GA - Open Meeting

Step Meeting 1st Thursday

 

Gam-Anon

Thursday

Hammond, IN 7:00pm

St. Margaret Mercy Hospital North

5454 Hohman Avenue

Hammond, IN 46320

Room 1

 

GA Only

 

Women preferred 1st Thursday

Open Meeting 2nd Thursday

Thursday

Elk Grove Village 7:30pm

St. Nicholas Church

1072 Ridge Avenue

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

North of Devon

 

GA Only

 

Cross Comment Meeting

Thursday

Orland Park 7:30pm

Orland Park Presbyterian Church

13401 S. Wolf Road

Orland Park, IL 60467

Contact: Mike S 708-921-0743

 

GA Only

 

Step/Comment Meeting

Discussion Meeting 1st Thursday

Gender Segregated 4th Thursday

Speaker Meeting 5th Thursday

Thursday

Chicago Northwest 7:30pm - 9:30pm

St. John's Lutheran Church

4939 W. Montrose Avenue

Chicago, IL 60641

Enter on N. Lavergne Ave

Basement Meeting Room

Contact: Allen H 773-870-0415

 

Open Meeting

Parking available across street

St. John's - Mayfair meeting

Thursday

Oak Lawn 8:00pm

Oak Lawn Community Church

9000 S. Ridgeland Avenue

Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Contact: Dennis R. 708-371-1597

 

GA Only

 

Ladies Night/GA Meeting 1st Thursday

Step Meeting 3rd Thursday

Thursday

Korean Meeting 8:30pm - 10:30pm

First United Methodist Church

1903 Euclid Road

Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Contact: Mrs. Bae 847-382-4427

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

Open Meeting 1st Thursday

There's always an empty seat waiting for You!

 

  Friday Meetings

Friday

Top

Hinsdale 6:30am - 7:30am

Hinsdale Hospital

Tupper Hall

119 N. Oak Street

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Basement, Classroom "T"

Contact: Frank F 1-312-834-3409

 

GA Only

 

 

Park in Garage on east side of Oak Street

Tupper Hall is between the Garage and Oak Street

 

Use steps to basement

Room is straight ahead at bottom of steps

 

Friday

Chicago Northwest 12:30pm - 2:30pm

St. Tarcissus Catholic Church

6035 W. Ardmore Ave

Chicago, IL 60646

In the lower level of the Parish Center

(Grace Life Center) located across the street from the Church. Enter through the side door and go down the stairs.

 

GA Only

Friday

Silvis 5:30pm & 7:00pm

Genesis Medical Center

The Larson Center

855 Illini Drive

Silvis, IL  61282

Room C, lower level, look for signs posted

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting at 5:30

Friday

Joliet 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center

333 Madison Street

Joliet, IL 60435
Conference Room A

First Floor
Contact: Bob S. 630-660-5215

 

GA Only

 

Topic/Therapy Meeting

Friday

Chicago South 6:30pm - 8:00pm

We are Grateful Group

Willa Rawls Manor

4120 S. Indiana Avenue

Chicago, IL 60653
1st Floor Community Room

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting 2nd Friday

Friday

Chicago North 7:00pm - 9:00pm

St. Gertrude Church

First Floor of the Ministry Center

6214 N. Glenwood Avenue

Chicago, IL 60660

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting 3rd Friday

Friday

Dyer, IN 7:00pm

St. Margaret Mercy (South Campus)

24 Joliet Street

Dyer, IN 46311

1st Floor, Reginald Board Room

Contact: Chuck A 219-545-1438

  or Marion A 219-545-1440

 

GA Only

Friday

Buffalo Grove 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Youth Center Building

50 1/2 Raupp Blvd

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

by Golf Course

Contact: Fred L 847-525-8951

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

Topic meeting Last Friday of the month

 

All meetings at this location

 are GA & Gam-Anon Combined Meetings

Friday

Bolingbrook 7:30pm

Friendship United Methodist Church

Choir Room

305 East Boughton Road

Bolingbrook, IL 60440

West of 355 - East of Route 53

Parking in back, use far left door

Meeting room is straight ahead at end of hall

Contact: Doug K 630-774-6753

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting 2nd & 4th Fridays

  Steps do not follow calendar month

Weekly Therapy

  Saturday Meetings

Saturday

Top

Merrillville, IN 9:00am

Regional Mental Health Center

Strawhun Center

8555 Taft Street

Merrillville, IN 46410

Second Floor

Take US30 East to Taft

Turn South and go about 1 mile

 

GA Only

Saturday

Downers Grove 9:00am

Nationwide Insurance Building

6912 Main Street

Downers Grove, IL 60516

Suite 122, follow signs

 

Open Meeting

Topic Discussion

Saturday

Schaumburg 9:00am - 11:00am

The old "Bartlett" meeting

St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church

1800 S. Rodenburg Road

Schaumburg, IL 60193

Use Entrance on west side of building

Parking available in drive around church

Look for GA sign on door

Phil S 630-267-3465

 

GA Only

 

No Comment Meeting

Open Meeting, 2nd Saturday

Step Meeting, 3rd Saturday

 

Saturday

Oak Park 9:30 - 11:30am

New Spirit Community Church

542 S. Scoville Avenue

Oak Park, IL 60304

Use Entrance on Adams Street

Meeting in Basement

Dave M 773-792-3940

 

GA Only

 

Step Meeting 1st Saturday
Open Meeting 2nd Saturday

Saturday

La Porte, IN 11:30am

YANA Service Club

1621 Robert Street

La Porte, IN 46350

Jesse H 219-229-1303

 

Open Meeting

Saturday

Hinsdale 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Hinsdale Hospital, Level B1

Lincoln Room

120 N. Oak Street

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Meeting in Basement Cafeteria Seating Area

All the way in the back to the left

 

GA Only

Saturday

Elmhurst 7:00pm

Epiphany Evangelical Lutheran Church

Adult Day Care Center Room

314 W. Vallette Street

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Use entrance off small parking lot in rear of building

 

GA & Gam-Anon (8:00pm)

 

Step Meeting 2nd Saturday

Combined Meeting 5th Saturday

 

  Sunday Meetings

Sunday

Top

Elk Grove Village 5:00pm

Alexian Brothers Hospital

800 Biesterfield Road

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Kennedy Conference Room 1

Behind Cafeteria

Use the Wimmer Building Entrance

 

GA Only

Sunday

Elgin 6:00pm

Sherman Hospital

1425 N. Randall Road

Elgin, IL 60123

Conference Rooms A, B & C

Lake (lower) Level

Next to the Cafeteria

Contact: Pat F 1-773-503-8839

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

Open Meeting 2nd Sunday
Step Meeting 4th Sunday

Sunday

Chicago Heights 6:00pm

Former Chicago Heights Fire Dept Building

Across the street from Church of the Nazarene

2250 West 205th Street

Chicago Heights, IL 60411
East of Western Avenue, on 205th

Just East of baseball field

Contact: Gil M 708-793-9315

 

GA Only

 

Comment Meeting

Sunday

Naperville 6:00 - 8:00pm

West Suburban Fellowship Club

710 E. Ogden Ave

Naperville, IL 60563

Suite 430

Meeting Room #2

Drive around back of office complex, cross courtyard

Meeting is to the right of the front door (not large meeting room)

Contact: Fred B 630-660-9917

 

 

Click HERE for a helpful flyer

For the location

 

GA Only

 

Topic Meeting, 1st Sunday

Step Meeting, 2nd Sunday

Open Speaker Meeting, 3rd Sunday

Combined Meeting, 4th Sunday

Therapy Meeting, 5th Sunday

Sunday

Evanston 7:00pm

St. Francis Hospital

355 Ridge Avenue

Evanston, IL 60202

Ridge Room

 

GA & Gam-Anon

 

Open Meeting

Step Meeting 1st Sunday

Sunday

Champaign-Urbana 7:00pm

The Pavilion

809 Church Street

Champaign, IL  61820

Room D

 

Open Meeting

 

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