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Alateen Sponsors (AMIAS) Information & Forms

including approved revisions as of 10-5-13 and 6-8-14


Information is provided below for Al-Anon members of Area 10 who are, or who desire to be, Alateen sponsors, also called AMIAS (Al-Anon Member Involved in Alateen Service). The proper forms and processes are needed to comply with Florida South Area 10 Alateen requirements. Please check with your District Alateen Chairperson, District AISL or AAPP (Al-Anon Area Process Person) Area 10 AAPP to obtain the proper forms

  1. Registering an Alateen Group: All Alateen groups are required by the World Service office to register their groups. The Alateen Group Registration/Records Change form can be downloaded here or obtained by the District Alateen Chairperson. This new Alateen GR-3 form can be filled out on line and emailed directly to the AAPP which is aapp.afg@gmail.com Instructions for electronic form.

  2. Al-Anon members of Area 10, who wish to become an Alateen Sponsor (AMIAS), must complete the application form, using the accompanying detailed instructions. AMIAS instruction form (temporary)

    a. Application for AMIAS Form (temporary)

    b. Criminal History Checks with fingerprinting is required by Florida South Area 10. The instructions accompanying the application form will give you infomation about fingerprinting and the unique VECHS number you will be required to provide to the agency doing the fingerprinting. For additional questions or mailing address, contact your District level Alateen Chairperson, or the Area 10 Alateen Process Person (AAPP)

    c. If you change your status, fill out this form and return to AAPP.
        Status Change Form.

  3. Certified AMIAS who are transporting Alateens to and from Alateen meetings and Alateen functions must complete a Travel and Medical Release form.

  4. Alateen Conferences Behavior Guidelines for Alateens and Adults must be completed by both the Alateen, Parent/Guardian and AMIAS for those attending Alateen Conferences Alateen and Adults Conference Behavior Guidelines

  5. Florida South Alateen Conference Sponsor (AMIAS) Information and Responsibilities. Sponsor (AMIAS) Conference Information and Responsibilities

  6. Florida South Area 10 Process to Confidentially Resolve a Complaint or Allegation Regarding an AMIAS. 4 pages total

    Resolve NON-ABUSE complaint or allegation, initial process PAGE 1

    Resolve ABUSE complaint or allegation, initial process PAGE 2

    Resolve complaint or allegation, Area 10 Review Process PAGE 3

    Resolve complaint or allegation; AMIAS Appeal Process PAGE 4

    Training for AMIAS as passed at October 2013 Assembly

    NEW: Agree to participate in training offered by AFG Florida South and/or District which will give the AMIAS the tools to be an AMIAS and take steps to ensure the safety of Alateens and the AMIAS. Note: training data is kept at the District /AIS level.

    NEW: Complete Alateen Training every 3 years. Newly certified AMIAS must complete training no later than 30 days after being certified by WSO.

    NEW Failure to complete training will result in deactivation of the AMIAS (No longer allowed to sponsor or work with Alateens).

  7. There are 6 training modules to work with. They can be downloaded below:

    Module I Alateen Overview

    Module II The Alateen Meeting

    Module III Alateen Events

    Module IV Part-A Alateen Challenges

    Module IV Part-B Alateen Challenges cont

    Module IV Part -C More Alateen Challenges

  8. Testing for AMIAS
    Course Summary of Key Points. Click Here for AMIAS test 2014

Download alateen_poster Here

Alateen Behavioral Guidelines 2015 convention


Updated September 13, 2014