The following supports are available for families of problem drinkers.
HSE Drugs and Alcohol Helpline
Freephone 1800 459 459 for confidential information and support.
Al Anon Family Groups
Help and friendship for families and friends of problem drinkers. This includes an anonymous programme to help you to cope, whether the person is still drinking or not.
Phone: 01 873 2699 (10 am to 10 pm)
Family programmes and 1-to-1 counselling to support family members affected by addictive behaviour.
Phone: 01 764 5131
Phone: 1800 341 900
Children at risk
You may be concerned about the safety or welfare of a child. If you are, contact the Child and Family Agency - tusla.ie.
Phone: 01 635 2854
Urgent advice: Call 112 or 999 if:
- you think a child is at immediate risk of harm