About Alcohol Healthwatch About Alcohol Healthwatch

Alcohol Healthwatch is an organisation of professionals dedicated to reducing and preventing alcohol-related harm in Aotearoa New Zealand. 

Our role is to provide credible and up-to-date evidence-based information on matters relating to alcohol policy and planning. Our priority is to mobilise communities to take action on a range of alcohol-related harms, including fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

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6 Sept 2019 - Media: Looking to the future this FASD Awareness Day

On the eve of the 20th anniversary of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day, Alcohol Healthwatch says women of child-bearing age in Ne... [Read more]

23 Aug 2019 - Submission to the Advertising Standards Authority Codes Committee on the Consultation on the standards for Advertising and Promotion of Alcohol

#1 Urgently develop robust statutory regulations for alcohol advertising and sponsorship, and establish an independent statutory authority to monitor ... [Read more]

29 July 2019 - Fact sheets on Signage at bottle stores: Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board & Albert-Eden Local Board

Kids don’t get to choose where they live, yet are often exposed to harmful alcohol advertising in their home and school neighbourhoods... [Read more]

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