This guide provides information for adults on how alcohol and other drugs can influence a person's behaviour, including behaviours that are aggressive, abusive and violent.
There are useful strategies, supports and resources for someone to consider when they are concerned about a family member's behaviours.
If you are experiencing or exposed to violence and aggression from a family member who is using alcohol and other drugs:
Information, services and resources can support you and your children if you feel unsafe
Treatment services can assist if your family member needs help