NHS Alcohol Statistics
What are the findings of the NHS Alcohol statistics and what can be done to help?
May 18, 2018
The NHS have produced a report presenting a range of information of alcohol use by both children and adults in England.
Here are some of the key bits of information affecting young people:
How do young people obtain alcohol?
Hospital admissions related to alcohol by age
Reasons for alcohol-related admission
Alcohol related hospital admissions by age and gender
Weekly consumption by age
Children’s opinions on alcohol over time
Alcohol specific deaths by age
Interested in finding out more? The full report is available here:
What can be done to help?
One of the specialist services which can be accessible through the Dock is Uturn. Uturn is a drugs and alcohol abuse service providing support to young people and their families. If you’re concerned about a friend or family member aged between 11 and 17, get in touch!
Currently staffed by Michael and Faye, you can contact them through:
Phone: 01793 464662
For more information on Uturn, click here:
If you have any more concerns about alcohol and could use some more information, we have several articles about alcohol on the Dock:
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