Advice for parents and caregivers
HPA's advice 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.
HPA has produced a booklet Alcohol & your kids. This booklet is currently unavailable as it is being updated. It is likely to be available again in July 2018.