Education plays an important role in helping to ensure that young people are equipped with the information they need to make informed, healthy decisions and to keep themselves safe.
Schools are required to teach drug education as part of the national curriculum science key stage 2 and key stage 3. It is a matter for schools to decide whether they want to build on this provision through Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) education.
The National Organisation for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome UK (NOFAS-UK) is dedicated to supporting people affected by foetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD), and their families and communities. They have developed a range of materials available on their website specifically for teachers.