Meetings and Events

Delano Recovery Center would like to recommend that anyone going through drug addiction seek help through a Narcotics Anonymous meeting. Individuals facing present or past addiction will find the meetings to be helpful and informative. All our patients in aftercare are encouraged to attend.

Meetings provide a safe environment. It is a place where people going through treatment can get support. This an important part of the 12-step process. The meetings listed are “open” for both members and non-members. All meetings are free to attend.

Being nervous at your first NA meeting is normal. We promise you will be welcomed with open arms. Each meeting will vary slightly but usually follows a basic format. We encourage you to attend. You will find one where you feel most comfortable.

Here are a few upcoming NA meetings coming in the Delano area.

  •   Burning Desire – Garces Hwy and Oxford Street

When: Monday, January at 8:00 pm.

  • VFW Memorial Building – 1025 Garces Highway

When: Every Thursday at 8:00 pm.

If you are unable to attend the meetings in Delano, there are several options in Bakersfield.

  • Crossroads – 1200 1st Street

When: Every Monday and Tuesday at 6:00 pm.

  • Central Church of Christ – 425 South H Street

When: Every Wednesday at noon and 7:00 pm

  • Saint Vincent DePaul Church – 316 Baker Street

When: Every Monday at 6:00 pm or every Tuesday at 6:00 and 7:30 pm

  • First United Methodist Church – 4600 Stockdale Highway

When: Every Tuesday at 8:00 pm

  • Crossroads to Recovery – 201 East Brundage Lane

When: Every Monday at 8:00 p.m., every Tuesday at 7:00 pm, every Saturday at 7:30 pm

If none of these meeting times or locations work for you, please call Narcotics Anonymous directly at (800) 407-7195. They will be happy to assist you with your needs and will look forward to seeing you.