News — 2016

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A new resource to support children affected by imprisonment

The experience of having a mother, father, brother, sister, other family relative or even a friend go to prison can be incredibly traumatic for a child. Families Outside works with children and families affected by imprisonment across Scotland and has done so for the last 25 years.  With our awareness of the difficulties these often marginalised […]

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A welcomed response from Wayne Gault, ADP

The Alcohol and Families Alliance together with the Institute of Alcohol Studies and Alcohol Focus Scotland are working on a new research project into parental drinking and its impact on children. The project aims to gather evidence from a wide range of stakeholders to address the impact of alcohol on children across a range of […]

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Press Release: No progress on drink driving deaths

Statistics released by the Department for Transport today show that there has been no improvement in drink driving related deaths since 2010. Campaigners, including the Campaign Against Drink Driving (CADD) and the Alcohol Health Alliance, are calling on the Government to lower the drink-drive limit in England and Wales in order to save lives and […]

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