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Alcohol Concern Cymru

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Aims to set out a clear national agenda for tackling and reducing the harms associated with substance misuse in Wales.

Alcohol Concern Cymru is an independent and trusted voice on alcohol issues which campaigns to reduce alcohol related harm and help address its effects.

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The role includes:

  • raising awareness of alcohol misuse issues to ensure people understand more about alcohol and sensible drinking;
  • monitoring and reporting on questionable alcohol labelling and promotions;
  • leading on information campaigns; and 
  • issuing good practice guidance and undertaking research.  

It established an office in Wales in April 2009.  Alcohol Concern Cymru, as a  Non-Governmental Organisation, supports ‘Working Together to Reduce Harm, the Substance Misuse Strategy for Wales 2008-18’.

Alcohol Concern Cymru also challenges drinks industry marketing and pricing practices.

Further information can be found on the Alcohol Concern Cymru website (external link)