Awareness and prevention
Information and resources
The foundation is a statutory authority created by the Victorian Parliament specifically to address the challenge of gambling harm in the Victorian community.
The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation was brought into effect by the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation Act 2011 (PDF - 71.2 KB).
A Victoria free from gambling-related harm
To improve the health and wellbeing of Victorians by working with our communities and government to deliver effective, evidence-based initiatives and innovative approaches to prevent gambling harm and provide support for those seeking help
Our strategic objectives guide our work and reflect the current issues we are addressing within the gambling environment. Our focus in 2017–18 is to:
1. Strengthen and use the evidence base for reducing gambling harm
2. Deliver prevention initiatives that build community awareness of gambling harm
3. Deliver effective support for those seeking help
4. Advocate within government for policy reform