Help your child to stay away from drugs

Talking through the issues and supporting your children can help guide them in dealing with drugs.

  • Give your children useful strategies to say no to drugs at parties and other vulnerable situations, or reduce harm from taking them
  • Love, encouragement and listening are much more effective than threats

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Top Ten Tips for Being a Great Dad

An article in The West which offers top 10 tips of being a great dad from Professor Bruce Robinson

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What boys need

Always model the behaviour you wish your child to imitate – even when you think they are not aware of what you are doing.