Despite the serious effects of parents' alcohol misuse on their children, and the high prevalence of this issue in child protection cases, there are significant gaps that need to be addressed. Swept under the carpet makes recommendations on actions needed to support these children and their families, and presents alarming statistics on parental substance misuse.

Month of publication 
October
Year of publication 
2010
Number of pages 
12
Author 
Alcohol Concern and The Children's Society
Cape Publication Category