Mobile Apps for Addiction

Recovery Apps provide convenient and practical tools to help you in the recovery process. They can help you track sober time, manage triggers and emotions, find and share meetings, contact your sponsor discretely, receive daily inspirations and more.

All are available for the iPhone/iPad and some are available for Google Android phones.


Sponsor Support
Optimized Telecom Inc.
iOS Free
This program is there to make sure you get the help you need when you need it. You can contact your sponsor via voice or e-mail, keep track of your days of success, journal your daily thoughts, and keep your group and medical contacts at hand. Sends a map of your location by GPS when you contact your sponsor.


12 Steps AA Companion — Alcoholics Anonymous
Dean Huff
iOS $2.99Android $1.99
This sobriety tool is available for members of Alcoholics Anonymous. Provides a Big Book reader, prayers, Big Book promises, search tool, sobriety calculator, notes, and AA contacts database. An anonymous icon protects anonymity by not showing references to AA. Also contains an extensive meeting directory and program descriptions.

AA Big Book and More
Rob Laltrello
iOS Free
This free app is easy to use, helps you keep track of your sobriety, provides the text of the AA Big Book, and offers encouraging messages daily.

AA Speakers to Go
Robert Keathley
iOS $4.99Android $4.99
Listen to an Alcoholics Anonymous Speaker Collection of over 500 hours of audio with tapings from Bill W, Clancy I, Ed M, and more.

Friend of Bill
Falesafe Consulting, Inc
iOS $0.99
Keep track of your sobriety with this sobriety counter that breaks down your time into years, months, days, hours and minutes. Click on the time to see days only. Includes over 350 slogans with your sobriety stats.

Joe & Charlie — AA
Robert Keathley
iOS $2.99
Listen to analysis of the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous by Joe & Charlie with over 6 hours of audio.

One Day At A Time — AA
Robert Keathley
iOS $1.99Android $1.99
Read the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous anywhere. Search for keywords while in discussion meetings. Get Daily Meditations right on your iPhone or iTouch. Features include friends' sobriety dates, home groups, and quick link for calling.


Friend of Jimmy
Falesafe Consulting, Inc
iOS $.99
Keep track of your recovery with this app for Narcotics Anonymous members. See your recovery time broken down into years, months, days, hours and minutes. Click on the time to see days only. Includes over 350 NA slogans, randomly displayed when you click the coffee mug for another "cup of wisdom."


Quit It 3.0 – stop smoking
iOS $.99
This motivational program supports and encourages smokers to quit and helps ex-smokers avoid relapse. It keeps track of cigarettes not smoked, money saved, and the benefits of quitting. Successes can be shared via Facebook, Twitter or email.

Quit Now
Android, free
In English and Spanish. Counts days without smoking, cigarettes not smoked, money saved, and time saved. Covers nine aspects of health that will gradually improve, tips for quitting, and provides a widget.
This free mobile-friendly in-browser app includes Daily AA and NA Readings, Speaker Tapes, Chat Room, Recovery Stories, Clean Times, Meditation Mode, and more. Create an account to keep track of your sober time, chat with other members, and get location-based recovery events.

Also see Nicotine Mobile Apps, Meditation Mobile Apps and Yoga Mobile Apps.

Updated November 21, 2014