Welcome to the New Freedom Intergroup of Overeaters Anonymous!

Freedom from compulsive overeating and compulsive food behaviors through the 12 Steps, 12 Traditions and 9 tools of OA.


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Have you ever wished you could lose 10 pounds, 20, 40, or 100 or more? Have you ever wished that once you got it off you could keep it off? Welcome to OA; welcome home!

Have you sometimes felt out of step with the world, like a homeless orphan without a place where you really belonged? Welcome to OA; welcome home!

Have you ever wished your family would get to work or school so you could get busy eating? Welcome to OA; welcome home!

Have you ever awakened first thing in the morning and felt happy because you remembered that your favorite goodie was waiting for you in the fridge or in the cupboard? Welcome to OA; welcome home!

Have you ever looked up at the stars and wondered what an insignificant person like you was doing in the world anyway? Welcome to OA; welcome home!  

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About Us

Welcome to OA!


Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women from all walks of life who meet in order to help solve a common problem - compulsive overeating, which includes obesity, anorexia and bulimia. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop eating compulsively.

About OA


OA Experience, Strength and Hope

Worldwide meetings and other tools provide a fellowship of experience, strength and hope. Members respect one another’s anonymity. OA charges no dues or fees. It is self-supporting through member contributions.

OA is not just about weight loss, gain or maintenance. It is not about obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. 

It is not a religious organization. It does not promote any particular diet. It does not hold any opinion on outside issues. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop eating compulsively.

Overeaters Anonymous members differ in many ways. We are united, though, by our common disease.; compulsive eating. We are united, also, by the solution we have found in the Overeaters Anonymous program. We practice unity with diversity.

We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively.

In program, we find love and understanding “beyond our wildest dreams.”

Welcome to Overeaters Anonymous. Welcome home.

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OA Promise

I put my hand in yours, and together we can do

what we could never do alone.

No longer is there a sense of hopelessness,

no longer must we each depend

upon our own unsteady willpower.

We are all together now,

reaching out our hands for power and

strength greater than ours, and as we join hands,

we find love and understanding

beyond our wildest dreams.

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NFI Events


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NFI Inner Voice Newsletter


Check here for the latest version of NFI's Inner Voice newsletter - available for download.

Our Intergroup


New Freedom Intergroup (NFI) is the Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia area intergroup-level service body of Overeaters Anonymous. 

Look here for information regarding New Freedom Intergroup and compulsive eating.

About OA


Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA.

Find an OA Meeting


Meetings are gatherings of two or more compulsive eaters who come together to share their personal experiences and the strength and hope OA has given them. They are usually held once a week and run from an hour to an hour and a half. Though there are many types of meetings, fellowship with other compulsive eaters is the basis of them all.

OA Resources


There are many resources to aid you on your journey to recovery from compulsive eating.  Remember – with OA you are “not alone anymore”!

Contact Us

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Intergroup Meeting Dates

New Freedom Intergroup (NFI) is the Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia area intergroup-level service body of Overeaters Anonymous.

NFI meets at 10:00 a.m. on the second Saturday of every month:

Orange Park Presbyterian Church Meeting Hall in Orange Park
1905 Park Avenue
Orange Park, FL 32073

E-Mail: oanfig@gmail.com

OA New Freedom Intergroup - Meeting Location

1905 Park Avenue, Orange Park, Florida 32073, United States

Mailing Address: OA NFI PO BOX 550842 Jacksonville, FL 32255 US E-Mail: oanfig@gmail.com

NFI Meeting Times:

Intergroup Meeting Every 2nd Saturday: 10:00AM–11:30 AM

OA Meeting (after intergroup): 11:30 AM– 12:30 PM

Make a Donation

Thank you for your donations.  Our Seventh Tradition states that OA is fully self-supporting.  Donations collected support our primary purpose:  to carry the message of recovery to those who still suffer from compulsive eating.    There are no fees or dues required for OA membership and donations are gratefully received to to support our fellowship and recovery -- to carry the message to those who still suffer.

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