Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick In 2024 

To help make your New Year’s Resolutions Stick in 2024, Drinkaware is encouraging adults who took part in ‘Dry January’ to take learnings from their experience and explore whether they’d like to make any more long-lasting changes this year.   Many…

Tips for a Successful Dry January

Dry January is an increasingly popular trend among people who want to start the new year off on a healthy note. Taking part in challenges like Dry January has multiple short and long-term benefits. If you’re considering taking on this…

Think SANTA and Drink Mindfully this Christmas

Christmas is a time to celebrate with family and friends. However, it can also be a time of excess, particularly when it comes to alcohol consumption. Drinkaware wants to support the public and encourage adults to drink mindfully throughout this…

Navigating Bereavement this Christmas

Someone once said that the whole world seems depopulated because a loved one is missing. Undergoing the loss of a loved one is unquestionably one of the most painful and deeply stressful emotions a person can endure. Grief is a…

Benefits of Being Sober at a Festival and Packing Checklist

It’s festival season, which means great music, welly boots and unforgettable experiences. If you are heading to a music festival this summer, why not try going sober? Explore the benefits of going sober at a festival and check out our…

The process of planning for the Drinkaware Barometer 2023

 We were excited to commence the ‘planning phase’ for our 2023 Barometer in May. The Drinkaware Barometer is a national population-based survey of 1,000 adults aged 18+ conducted by Behaviour and Attitudes on annual basis and includes a series of…

Tips for Parents

Talking to Teens about Alcohol at the End of Exams Congrats to all of you parents who have young people completing examinations (JC/LC)  at this time. It is a significant milestone in your life and especially in your child’s life….

‘The Fear’ – How Alcohol Can Affect Anxiety

Just like our physical health we need to keep on top of our mental health. Meeting up with friends and family is a terrific way to keep social and talk about everyday stressors. However, some ways in which we socialise…

Success at the Spring Ideal Home Show 

Over the weekend, Drinkaware were delighted to take part in the Spring Ideal Home Show. Our goal was to provide a space for conversations, advice, information, and tools directly to the public.  We brought our most popular public health resources…