Health & Wellbeing Service - Manchester

Alcohol can affect your family life


With almost 1 in 3 children living with at least one parent who drinks above the lower-risk levels, how might alcohol affect family life?


To download a copy of our factsheet for families click here...

If you would like some extra support to set goals or keep on track, or if you have physical withdrawal symptoms (like shaking, sweating or feeling anxious until you have a first drink of the day), telephone the Community Alcohol Team for more advice before stopping completely on 0161 234 5055 (Monday-Friday, 9am-4.30pm)

Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice


Manchester’s local alcohol strategy sets out to increase access to Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice across services working with parents and carers. To arrange a bespoke training session for your team or service, please contact Liz Burns to discuss your requirements or book a place on our next multi-agency training course “Getting the Measure of It”

To find out more about Manchester’s Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice Training Programme click here