The National Association for Children of Alcoholics

The National Association for Children of Alcoholics

Charity information

The National Association for Children of Alcoholics

The charity was founded in 1990 to address the problems of children growing up in families where one or both parents suffer from alcoholism or a similar addictive problem.

NACOA has four broad aims:
To offer information, advice and support to children of alcohol dependent parents
To reach professionals who deal with these children in their everyday work
To raise the profile of children of alcohol depeendent parents in the public consciousness.
To promote research into the particular problems faced by those who grow up with parental alcoholism and into the prevention of alcoholism developing in this vulnerable group of children

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