Family & young people

Some key documents

(2023) Factsheet: Young people, drugs and alcohol: the Irish situation. HRB National Drugs Library


(2022) Alcohol and other drug use among children and young people in Ireland: prevalence, risk and protective factors, consequences, responses, and policies. Health Research Board and summary


(2020) ESPAD 2019: European Schools Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs in Ireland. Department of Health


(2020) The Irish Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study 2018. World Health Organization


(2020) Alcohol and drug use among young people and adolescents in Ireland – results from My World and Growing Up in Ireland surveys. Drugnet Ireland


(2019) The drug economy and youth interventions: an exploratory research project on working with young people involved in the illegal drugs trade. Citywide


(2019) Hidden harm practice guide. Seeing through Hidden Harm to brighter futures. Tusla


 See also, our educators page and prevention page 


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