About Alcohol and Older People’s Health



The health of older people is changing year on year and life expectancy has increased significantly in the UK over the past 50 years. From beer drinking to wine drinking, changes in drinking patterns in older people have meant that there is now a greater problem with alcohol related harm.  

This website has started as one for the General Public but in time, it is hoped that it will also be an information resource for health and social care professionals, researchers and policy makers.