About Alcohol Healthwatch About Alcohol Healthwatch

Alcohol Healthwatch is an organisation of professionals dedicated to reducing and preventing alcohol-related harm and inequities in Aotearoa New Zealand. We are funded by the Ministry of Health.

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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27 May 2022: E-news

Welcome to our first e-news for 2022, it's been such a busy year already. In this e-news, a former colleague bids farewell and we introduce t... [Read more]

27 May 2022: Factsheet-The Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Harm Minimisation) Bill

Alcohol is Aotearoa New Zealand’s most harmful drug, having devastating impacts to individuals, whānau, communities and wider society. Alcohol u... [Read more]

12 May 2022: Media - Strong momentum across local government for alcohol law change

Whanganui District Council and Hamilton City Council are the latest to join growing calls for stronger protections from alcohol harm. This week they f... [Read more]

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