Posts Tagged "#ProblemGambling"

Problem Gambling, Anxiety, and Mental Health Checks During Tense Times

Jan 21 2021

While some are excited that the New Year has begun, it may be a different story for others. The continuation of pandemic health…

If Cutting Back or Stopping Gambling Was Your (or a Loved One’s) New Year’s Resolution, Read This

Jan 15 2021

Millions of Americans partake in the annual tradition of setting New Year’s resolutions, but did you know that only 35% of those…

The Holidays Just Aren’t the Same with Problem Gambling in the Family

Dec 23 2020

Most will be able to celebrate the end of 2020, a year full of challenges and changed plans. The pandemic has motivated,…

Give the Gift of Prevention: Keep Kids Away from Lottery Play

Dec 17 2020

Sanford, FL: Today, the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) is joining the National Holiday Lottery Responsible Gambling Campaign to raise awareness…

Problem Gambling and Financial Planning Don’t Mix

Oct 26 2020

Did you know that October is Financial Planning Month? Financial planning is vital to reach long-term goals while paying short and long-term expenses,…

FCCG Annual Report Reveals Striking Impacts of COVID-19 on Those Suffering from Gambling Addiction

Oct 26 2020

Sanford, FL: Today, the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) released its FY 2019-2020 Annual Report of its statewide 24-hour Problem Gambling Confidential…

The Aftermath of Gambling Addiction on Relationships

Oct 14 2020

Multiple factors can influence a person to develop a gambling addiction. It is essential to know that most individuals who struggle with…

Some Could Not Overcome the Urge to Bet on the Preakness Stakes

Oct 05 2020

The anticipation to see world-class horses and their trainers line up for the second Triple Crown race had been building up for…

Financial Stress and Problem Gambling: The Hole Grows Deeper and Deeper

Sep 15 2020

OUR 888-ADMIT-IT CONFIDENTIAL, MULTILINGUAL PROBLEM GAMBLING HELPLINE IS ACCESSIBLE 24/7 AND AVAILABLE FOR ANYONE WHO IS AFFECTED BY A GAMBLING PROBLEM. WE…

The Importance of Strong Mental Health in the Fight Against Suicide and Problem Gambling

Sep 09 2020

Protecting our mental health should be a priority in our daily lives; September 6-12, 2020, is National Suicide Prevention Week. More than…