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Research highlighting the multiple health and social problems that people with gambling problems can experience is the focus of a new paper from the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation.
Creative workshops for people recovering from gambling problems will be held each Wednesday in April at MonashLink in Clayton, Melbourne.
As a novel form of therapy and support, the 'More than a gamble' workshops will encourage participants to express themselves through storytelling, writing, music, movement and voice.
Meet Matt, a 27 year old tradie who has battled with gambling for seven years. What started as a flutter on the horses or a spin on the pokies, grew into a habit Matt couldn’t control.
Funding for projects to reduce gambling-related harm is being boosted to $2.4 million under a new prevention program from the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation.
Problem gambling treatment services for culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities will be boosted through a new $600 thousand grants program for multi-lingual counselling services from the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation.
The powerful Fight for you 100 Day Challenge campaign created by McCann Melbourne for the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation has won Media Campaign of the Year in the 2013 AdNews Awards.