Advice for parents and caregivers
Advice from Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency for parents and caregivers is:
Not drinking alcohol is the safest option for children and young people under 18 years.
Find practical information for parents and caregivers out about:
- delaying introducing alcohol and being a good role model
- factors that influence young people's drinking
- what the law says about supplying to young people
- what to do when things go wrong.
Te Hiringa Hauora has produced a booklet Alcohol & your kids.