Reducing harm caused by alcohol

Help and support

If you are worried about someone in your life’s drinking or someone you know is having a problem with alcohol there are places that you can get information, help and support.

Here are some links to sources of information, help and support.


Click on organisation name to visit the website

Alcohol Focus Scotland    Tel: 0141 572 6700  Email:

Drink Smarter                  Tel: 0800 7 314 314

NHS Inform                      Tel: 0800 22 44 88

Help and Support

Drinkline                             Tel: 0800 7 314 314

Scottish Families affected by Alcohol & Drugs   Tel: 08080 10 10 11

Parentline Scotland    Tel: 0800 028 2233 E:

Relationships Scotland  Tel: 0845 119 2020  E:

One Parent Families Scotland  Tel:0800 801 0323   E:

Our Useful links page provides more links to local and national services.


Worried about a child?

Visit With Scotland website for advice and information on where to get advice and help.

Call NSPCC on 0808 800 5000, or visit NSPCC website for advice and information