Festive tips for more mindful drinking at home

As the festive season draws near, this time of year brings with it more opportunities to celebrate with loved ones than usual, particularly in a home setting. From visiting neighbours with a bottle of wine as a gift to inviting people over…

Tips for positive mental health at Christmas

The festive season can be a time of celebration for some people and a time of poor mental health for others. This can be a stressful time for many of us with much more to do than usual and if…

TIPS FOR PARENTS ON BEING A POSITIVE INFLUENCE THIS CHRISTMAS

Children are perceptive and take in everything that is happening around them – particularly the habits and behaviour of their parents or guardians. Being a positive role model and setting an example when it comes to your child’s relationship and…

LEAVE THE CAR AT HOME THIS NEW YEAR’S EVE

With New Year’s Eve festivities set to kick off today across the country, we urge people to remember that any amount of alcohol will affect your ability to drive safely. There is no way around this; it is a scientific fact….

NEW DRINK DRIVING CAMPAIGN LAUNCHES TODAY

Drinkaware has launched its annual public awareness Christmas campaign, ‘Had Enough’, in response to recent research showing drink driving incidents and road fatalities are on the increase. The Road Safety Authority fatal collisions report, launched in June 2016, highlighted alcohol as…