Research programs and activities

The aim of our research program is to build our understanding of gambling harm and we manage a range of research programs and activities that align with our current research directions.


Population studies

Study of gambling and health in Victoria

The report presents findings from a 2014 exploration into participation in gambling in Victoria and the prevalence of problem and at-risk gambling. Learn more

Victorian gambling study

This three-year longitudinal study explores gambling in Victoria from a public health perspective. Learn more


Grants for Gambling Research Program

Each year the grants program explores different topics related to gambling, including gambling environments, normalisation, young people, stigma, vulnerable populations and responsible gambling. Learn more


Strategic research

The foundation funds research that explores areas of strategic relevance to the gambling harm reduction sector including:


Discussion papers

Our discussion papers are summaries of research exploring key issues concerning gambling harm reduction. This includes gambling among young people, responsible gambling, using a public health approach to reduce gambling harm, risk factors for problem gambling and the hidden harms from low and moderate risk gambling. Learn more


Grants for Clinical Research on Gambling Program

The grants for clinical research on gambling program funded five projects on gambling treatment and recovery. Learn more


All published research

Find a full list of research published by the foundation. Learn more

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