A list of Help and Support organisations for alcohol-related issues
http://www.alcoholconcern.org.uk/home (opens in a new window)
Information and help for anyone with concerns about alcohol consumption.
National Drink Helpline
Drinkline: 0300 123 1110 (lines open - Monday–Friday 9am–8pm, weekends 11am-4pm)
http://www.drinkaware.co.uk (opens in a new window)
Drinkaware provide information about alcohol and drinking, including practical tips to suit all occasions.
Don’t Bottle It Up
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A test for looking at your drinking, as well as access to online advice and details for face-to-face support locally.
http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk (opens in a new window)
A free self-help group for alcoholics; contact AA for information about the 12-step recovery programme or go online for details of meetings.
Helpline: 0845 769 7555
http://www.al-anonuk.org.uk (opens in a new window)
Al-Anon offer support information for anyone concerned about the drinking of a family member, and
teenage relatives of alcoholics can find support through Alateen.
Helpline: 020 7403 0888 (lines open 10am – 10pm)
http://www.fasdtrust.co.uk/ (opens in a new window)
Support and information for anyone affected by FASD, Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, an umbrella term for several diagnoses all related to a baby being exposed to alcohol while still in the womb.
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Alcohol-misuse/Pages/Introduction.aspx (opens in a new window)
Information on alcohol misuse, the health risks and possible treatment.
Down Your Drink
http://www.downyourdrink.org.uk (opens in a new window)
Online test to check drinking levels.
National Association for Children of Alcoholics - NACOA
http://www.nacoa.org.uk (opens in a new window)
NACOA offer support to children of alcohol dependent parents.
Helpline: 0800 358 3456 (lines open Monday & Friday 10am - 7pm, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 10am – 9pm, Saturday 10am – 3pm)
http://www.growingkids.co.uk/UnderageDrinking.html (opens in a new window)
Information for parents about the dangers of underage drinking.