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[Alcohol Action Ireland] We have to talk about the trauma to our children. (22 May 2020)

URL: https://alcoholireland.ie/talk-trauma-children/

There has been much talk of the issues arising from Covid-19 and the measures we are collectively taking to mitigate its impact. Of particular concern to Alcohol Action Ireland are the likely 200,000 children confined in homes where parental alcohol misuse is a frequent source of trauma and who are now cut off from their normal supports of school, sports, clubs and friends. The recent insight from the Social Impact of COVID-19 Survey by the CSO, highlights that respondents living in households with children had the highest proportion reporting an increase in alcohol consumption (27.3%)....


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