My Family and Alcohol


Are my children affected?

Children and young people might see family members drinking at celebrations or on special occasions.  However, with more alcohol now being consumed at home, the likelihood is that children and young people see adults drinking more often.

Every family is different.  For some families, alcohol might not be seen to cause any problems, whilst for others it can have a big impact on their lives.

Watch this short video to see how children and young people can be affected by a family member’s drinking…