In fact, nearly a quarter of adults in Cornwall drink above recommended healthy levels, and our alcohol related hospital admissions went up by 6% last year.  This is better than the regional and national increase of 9%, but it is still nothing to be proud of.


For this reason, Cornwall has an Alcohol Strategy.  This is intended to enable people to enjoy the benefit of alcohol, while reducing the harm it can cause.  The strategy is based on a thorough look at the evidence each year in the ‘Cornwall Alcohol Needs Assessment’

Which you can view on our documents and publications page Here


Get some Top Tips for a safe night out for young people here!


Alcohol unit calculator

Go to NHS Choices homepage


Back to top

Safer Cornwall are a working partnership involving: