Posts Tagged "#ProblemGamblingAwareness"

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…

Reflecting on Video Games, Loot Boxes, and Their Correlation with Problem Gambling

Dec 01 2020

In 2020, the conversation has been centered around the COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts on daily life, including an increased reliance on…

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…

Showing Care for Our Seniors Through Problem Gambling Prevention

Sep 01 2020

Within the past 20 years, gambling in the United States has become a preferred pastime. Here in Florida, gambling opportunities have increased,…

Prevention of Problem Gambling Goes Hand-in-Hand with Men’s Health Month

Jun 19 2020

June is Men’s Health Month, a national observance used to raise awareness about health and wellness for men and boys all over…

The FCCG is Committed to Giving Help and Hope to Others During This Crisis

Apr 13 2020

The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) wants everyone to know that we are here for them 24 hours a day, 7…