Little talks can have a BIG impact.
Kids say their parents and family members are a big influence when they make important life decisions. At some point, one of those decisions will be about drinking. Chatting with your kids about alcohol as they’re growing up can help them make safer and informed decisions about it in the future. Whatever their age, it’s always a good time to start the conversation.
As the videos below show, kids absorb a lot from the world around them and can sometimes surprise us with the things they repeat. When your kids surprise you, this can be a great opportunity for a little talk. It could have a BIG Impact on them.
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Download our Guide for chatting with kids about alcohol for information about the risks of underage drinking and age-appropriate facts you can include in chats with your kids. You can also choose short guides for starting conversations by age or topic.
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Liquor Mart Anti-Theft Strategy Update
Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries is seeing encouraging results from its enhanced strategy to target Liquor Mart theft.
“Since the measures were announced in March, we have seen a 23 per cent reduction in theft and robbery incidents,” said Liquor & Lotteries President Peter Hak. “While these are still early results, we are cautiously optimistic they are trending in the right direction.”