Some mums and dads drink too much and it's frightening.
You can be a child of an alcoholic at 1 or 101. Whatever your age, it doesn't change the fact that your parent drinks too much, and the problems this brings.
You are not alone; there are many children going through similar things. When a parent has a drink problem, it affects the whole family, and can be especially difficult for children.
These pages offer information and advice that we hope will help. Nacoa is here to help and support you.
To find out more see Help & Advice.
You are not alone
Remember the Six "C"s
I didn't cause it I can't control it I can't cure it I can take care of myself I can communicate my feelings I can make healthy choices
Books you may like
Kids’ Power Too: Words to Grow By
Cathy Brown, Betty La Porte and Jerry Moe