These resources present the research, recommendations and advice we’ve developed through the Drink Wise, Age Well programme. They include:
- Reports sharing our insights and learning
- Guides for practitioners offering practical advice
- Videos produced with our staff and clients
- Webinars sharing important learning and insights
Guides for practitioners
Easy-read online guides
- Reducing alcohol stigma in services
- Providing Alcohol Brief Interventions (ABIs) to older adults in community settings
- Alcohol-related cognitive impairment
Changing a culture
Drawing on the experiences of staff and participants, this film explores ways of changing a culture of drinking in older adults.
Calling Time for Change Charter
This short animation presents the calls to action from our charters, emphasising the importance of prevention.
Making the Partnership Work
Drink Wise, Age Well’s strategic board explores what makes a successful partnership work.
Produced in partnership with the Village Storytelling Centre, Drink Wise, Age Well participants in Glasgow talk about what led them to make positive changes.
This social media campaign aimed to increase awareness and reduce stigma by following four characters through changes in their lives.
This webinar series shares important learning and insights from Drink Wise, Age Well as our experts by experience share what worked for them in their recovery.
Part 1: Evidence and need
This part explores the particular needs of over 50s in relation to alcohol and the barriers that can stop them getting the help they need.
Part 2: Approaches and insights
This part explores some of the Drink Wise, Age Well interventions and what works for the over 50s in approach and practice.
Part 3: Experts by experience
In this part we hear from the experts by experience who participated in the programme. John N, John S, Pauline and Sarah have an open and frank discussion about their experiences and journeys.
Part 4: Women and alcohol
Pauline and Sarah have an open and honest discussion about how alcohol affected their lives, and especially their roles as mothers.
Part 5: Alcohol and healthy ageing
This part explores alcohol and healthy ageing, and gives some practical tips on how to drink wise and age well.