Submission to the "Working Group on Regulating Sponsorship by Alcohol Companies of Major Sporting Events"
Alcohol Action Ireland's submission to the "Working Group on Regulating Sponsorship by Alcohol Companies of Major Sporting Events". This submission sets out the issues surrounding alcohol sponsorship of sport in Ireland and why implementing a ban will be a key part of any plan to reduce alcohol-related harm.
Alcohol & Pregnancy Leaflet
It is in a child’s best interests for a prospective mother not to drink alcohol while pregnant, due to the risk of damaging the physical and mental development of the unborn child — damage which can have serious, life-long consequences.
Outcomes from the conference, Facing 'The Fear': Alcohol and Mental Health in Ireland
Alcohol's role as a serious risk factor in mental health difficulties, including suicide, self-harm and depression, was examined by expert speakers at a conference held in November 2013 by Alcohol Action Ireland, the national charity for alcohol-related issues.