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March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Recent developments in technology have changed the way people gamble, increasing the risk of the user developing a problem.

In past years, organizations around the country have focused on all aspects of gambling addiction. This March, the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling will take a greater look into how technology affects problem gambling.

With gambling becoming readily accessible to massive amounts of people, we need to do more as a society to ensure our most vulnerable citizens are protected. Those negatively impacted by gambling need to be able to access the appropriate care and support.

What can we do?

We all play a part

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Here are some facts about problem gambling

100B
The mobile gaming industry is a multi-billion dollar arena
33M
million Americans play fantasy football on their smart devices
51k
average debt of a problem gambler
80%
of the population has gambled in their lifetime

FCCG is a nonprofit dedicated
to furnishing resources & support to those negatively impacted by problem gambling.

A gambling addiction can be hard to spot… So we are here to help.

Lying about gambling

Lying about gambling

Chasing your losses

Chasing your losses

Betty’s Story

Betty’s Story

Relational stress

Relational stress

Borrowing money

Borrowing money

Frequency & Money

Frequency & Money

Technology has made gambling easier than ever before.

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Resources

PGAM Pictures

PGAM Pictures

Mar 30 2017
Technology and How Developments Impact Problem Gambling

Technology and How Developments Impact Problem Gambling

Mar 22 2017
Thank You Sanford

Thank You Sanford

Mar 17 2017

We would like to take a moment and thank the city of Sanford for their support in recognizing Problem Gambling Awareness Month!…

Can You Guess The Addiction

Can You Guess The Addiction

Mar 15 2017

 

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