The Episcopal Church in Arkansas takes alcohol and substance abuse seriously and is deeply committed to the ministry of recovery. Below are some resources for congregations and individuals, as well as contact information for the Rev. Joanna Seibert, the main contact person in the diocese for recovery ministries. If you do not find what you’re looking for here, please check the Episcopal Church’s recovery ministries site.

Alcohol and Substance Abuse Recovery Resources

For Congregations

If your congregation would like a speaker to visit your church or more literature about recovery, please email the Rev. Joanna Seibert at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in North Little Rock.

For Individuals

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • AA Central Arkansas
  • Serenity Retreat for active members of AA and Alanon
    Friday, Jan. 8–Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016
    Coury House, Subiaco Abbey, Subiaco, Arkansas

    Retreat Fee: $25/person
    Housing: Married couple, $130 each; shared room (2 persons), $130 each; private room, $190
    Register by calling Coury House at 1–479–934–4411 or emailing

If you have need other intervention resources or simply a person to talk to in recovery, please email the Rev. Joanna Seibert.