EDUCATION MATTERS: PARENTING DURING A PANDEMIC

Parenting can be challenging at the best of times, but it may be particularly challenging during recent restrictions when children and teens are under your care 24/7. Tensions and anxieties can run high, so it is really important that you,…

PARENTS URGED TO ENCOURAGE SOBER CURIOSITY AHEAD OF LEAVING CERT RESULTS

‘Sober-curiosity’ on rise among Generation Z—parents should encourage it, says Drinkaware Drinkaware, the national charity working to prevent and reduce alcohol misuse, are appealing to parents to talk to their school-leaving children about alcohol habits as they begin their journey…

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…

WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY 2018: YOUNG PEOPLE AND ALCOHOL

Today is World Mental Health Day and the theme for this year is Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World. World Mental Health Day aims to bring attention to the issues our young adults are facing in the world today and begin the…

DRINKAWARE ADVICE FOR PARENTS AHEAD OF LEAVING CERT RESULTS CELEBRATIONS

Drinkaware are appealing to parents to discuss their exam celebration plans with their young people as they collect their Leaving Cert exam results on Wednesday.  According to independent research commissioned by Drinkaware and carried out by Behaviour & Attitudes, parents…