Impacts and Awards

Independent evaluation of impact, effectiveness and fidelity

  • The Talk About Alcohol programme is evidenced to significantly raise the age of onset of drinking through the delivery of 4 lessons in Year 8 and 2 top up lessons in Year 9 (NFER 2013).
  • This effect gets significantly stronger as teenagers get older (NFER 2015).
  • It is equally effective for ethnic minorities (NFER 2013).
  • It is effective in areas of multiple deprivation where alcohol-related harms for under 18s are highest in England (2016 UCL Institute of Education).

The AET Talk About Alcohol programme is selected as best practice by

European Platform for Investment in Children Promising Practice

 

 

Early Intervention Foundation

 

Awards and recognition

Private Education and Development Awards 2019

 

Education Resource Awards 2019 highly commended for best secondary school resource

 

Alcohol Awareness for Young People Award (2018) from the Chris Donovan Trust

 

Inspiring Wellbeing Awards 2018 – Outstanding contribution to Wellbeing

 

Charity Times Finalist for best small charity of the year 2017

 

Children and Young People Now! 2017 Finalist for best early intervention awards

 

GSK King’s Fund Health Impact runner-up award 2016

 

Impact and reach

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Chris Donovan Alcohol Awareness for Young People Award 2018