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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21 Feb 2019: Media - Tax Review Fails To Heed Calls For Urgency On Alcohol Tax

Alcohol Healthwatch hoped the Tax Working Group would have taken the opportunity to call for urgent action on alcohol tax to save lives and reduce har... [Read more]

21 Dec 2018 - FANNZ Update

FASD Update:  A quick last minute update along with a bit of Past Year/New Year reflection before signing off for 2018.   Below are de... [Read more]

18 Dec 2018 - AHW E-News: News & Views

We look back at 2018 as a year that many countries and jurisdictions took important steps forward in the implementation of strong evidence-based polic... [Read more]

4 Dec 2018 - Media: Strong Action on Alcohol Needed to Support Better Mental Health

Alcohol Healthwatch welcomes He Ara Oranga, the report of the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction, and we urge the Government to respe... [Read more]

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