Recovery in the Lifestyle : RitL is a fellowship of BDSM lifestyle people and guests who are in recovery or would like to be. It is based on the 12 steps of recovery and recognizes that anonymity is most important for us all.
 

Recovery in the Lifestyle : Document Center

All of these files are available for download in Adobe .pdf format, and some are available in MS Word as well. If you can not read them, please download (for free) the Adobe reader

12 Steps of Recovery in the Lifestyle (updated Sept. 2016)
12 Traditions of Recovery in the Lifestyle (updated Sept. 2016)
Sample Meeting Format: Adobe PDF
Sample Conference Call Meeting Format - Adobe PDF
Skype Meeting Format - Adobe PDF - rev. 08/11/17
How the Skype Works - Adobe PDF

Printable Flyers:

General Flyer - (with room to write on it at the bottom)
MS Word or Adobe PDF

Outreach Flyer - Adobe PDF

Meeting Announcement - General
MS Word or Adobe PDF

Meeting Announcement - Specific (Edit for your meeting)
MS Word - Note: if you don't have MS Word, please contact us and we will edit it and send it to you in PDF format for printing.

Preamble for Recovery in the Lifestyle
Download all print files listed above, joined in WinRar
Our Print Media: business cards & postcard / flyer
Our web banners

 


  RitL Radio Interviews
◦ Interview with Mistress Stormy, slave Johanna & Aarkey 10/9/12 on Recovery Radio Raw.

 

You can listen to it on their website here. It is approximately 90 minutes long, and is available for your listening pleasure in MP3 format. We will keep you posted if there are any further interviews planned.
 

 

◦ Interview with Aarkey 9/26/12 on Recovery Radio Raw

 

You can listen to it on their website here. Its approximately 54 minutes long, and is available for your listening pleasure in MP3 format. I hope I did the fellowship proud. The radio host said I did great, and he wants to do another interview - we'll try to make sure everyone is aware in advance, and hopefully we can have some callers from the fellowship join in as well.
 



General Services Committee - Meeting Minutes
Starting in 2012, we created a formal General Services committee made of of members from groups of all areas in order to help organize the fellowship business.

Any member of RitL is welcomed to bring items to the General Services committee for discussion. Please read more here about how you can get involved and contribute to the growth of our fellowship.

In the spirit of service, we have made the committee minutes available for download:

 


AA World Services Approval
Recovery in the Lifestyle is grateful to A.A. World Services, Inc., for giving our group its permission to use an adapted version of the original 12 Steps and 12 Traditions of Alcoholics Anonymous. We received this official permission in May, 2006 (read the letter).

 



The original steering committee - meeting minutes
In 2008 and 2009, we created a formal steering committee to help organize the fellowship. In the spirit of openness of service, we have made the committee minutes available for download:

  December, 2009

August, 2009

June, 2009

Feb, 2009

Nov, 2008

August, 2008


Any member of RitL is welcomed to bring items to the General Services committee for discussion. Please contact us in order to discuss ways that your voice can contribute to the growth of our fellowship.

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