Heath and Aging

Older Adults and Alcohol: You Can Get Help

What's inside

Image of man embracing womanRead this booklet to learn about alcohol and aging. Use it to start talking about how drinking may be affecting your life. Share this booklet with your friends and family. Don’t miss the special section on how friends and family can help.

Family support can often make a big difference.

This booklet will help you learn about:

  • some problems older people may have with alcohol
  • what you can do if you think you have a drinking problem
  • how your family and friends can help


Publication Date: June 2011
Page Last Updated: March 21, 2014