What Can I Do?

 

Parents tell us that they:

 

Are concerned about their children’s wellbeing

Want to protect them

Want them to fit in with their peers and friends

Want to do the “right thing”

Welcome support to cope with the teenage years

 

 

Good habits include:

 

Speak to your child’s friends parents

Share responsibilities

Check in

Talk

 

 

Parent Power:

 

Be open with children about alcohol

Communicate with other parents, ensure they know your views on your child’s drinking

Exchange contact details

Set up a parent network

Set clear boundaries of your expectations and stick to them

Drop them off/Pick them up

Don’t over react – keep communication open