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National Association of Children of Alcoholics (NACOA)

Providing information, advice and support for everyone affected by a parent's drinking, whether a child, young person or adult.

You can be a child of an alcoholic at 1 or 101. Whatever your age, it doesn't change the fact that your parent drinks too much, and the problems this brings.


Our helpline is for everyone affected by a parent’s alcohol problem. We are here for children, adults, concerned others and professionals alike.

The helpline is a safe place where you can talk about things that are going on for you and how you are feeling. Sometimes just talking or writing to can help.

If you would like to talk to someone, please call our free, confidential helpline or email.

What the helpline offers:

  • Information and ongoing support
  • Is for all ages
  • You can phone or email
  • Your call won't show up on a landline bill
  • You can tell us as little or as much as you want
  • There is no need to give us your name


Who to contact



Where to go

The National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACOA)
PO Box 64,

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday, Friday and Saturday 12pm to 7 pm. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 12pm to 9 pm

Other Details


Please contact provider for cost details.
Offering Tax Free Childcare.


Referral required
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