Resources for guardians
We will keep this section up to date with relevant resources for parents, care givers and loved ones.
HSE Resource: Alcohol and Drugs: A Parent's Guide.
Practical advice to help you communicate with your child about alcohol and other drugs. Download here
Factsheets on new drug trends
- Nitrous Oxide Factsheet: An update for parents on the substance Nitrous Oxide. Download here.
- Cannabis Edible Factsheet: An update for parents on Cannabis in food products. Download here
Tips for parents on managing parties and discos
Knowing what your child is doing and having rules are important in keeping your child safe. Learn more here.
United Nations Drug Prevention Campaign 'Listen First'
A UN campaign focused on the 'science of prevenion' to support parents with drug prevention efforts within the home. Learn more here.
Developmental Assets Framework
HSE Resource: Alcohol and pregnancy
Information on this risks associated with alcohol and pregnancy. Download here.
HSE information for parents about alcohol and young people
Advice for parents on a number of situations. Find out more here.