News

Treatment Demands Survey and Methodology Review

23rd November 2020

GambleAware has commissioned a second annual GB Treatment and Support Demand Survey. The survey will run concurrently with three other commissioned surveys. Read the full announcement here

Citizens Advice Scotland Gambling Support Service

11th November 2020

Citizens Advice Scotland has launched a new Gambling Support Service, which has been commissioned by GambleAware. Read the full announcement here.

GambleAware Briefing Note November 2020

09th November 2020

GambleAware has published its quarterly Briefing Note to highlight the work the charity is undertaking in partnership with a wide range of organisations, to help keep people safe from gambling harms. Read the document here

Conference save the date

02nd November 2020

Save the date for GambleAware's 8th annual conference, to be held online on 28 January 2021. Read more here.

GambleAware publishes Annual Treatment Statistics

29th October 2020

New report reveals treatment helped 90% of National Gambling Treatment Service users who complete treatment reduce their problem gambling score. Read the press release & view the 2018/19 & 2019/20 reports & infographic.

Covid-19 and gambling research

20th October 2020

New research shows half of gamblers say they gambled the same amount during initial months of lockdown, while one in five "problem gamblers" state they gambled more. Read the press release here and the report here.

Lived experience bidders engagement event

20th October 2020

On 5 November 2020, GambleAware is hosting a Bidders Engagement Event for the Invitation to Tender for the Lived Experience network. More information is available here.

Response to APPG

19th October 2020

GambleAware wrote to the Gambling Related Harm APPG in response to the group's concerns over the Bet Regret campaign Tap Out advertisement. Read the letter here.

Evaluation into GambleAware funded treatment and support system

16th October 2020

Phase one of evaluation into GambleAware funded treatment and support system published. Read the announcement here and the report here.

Q1 & Q2 2020/21 donations published

14th October 2020

GambleAware has published details of donations for the six months ending 30 September 2020. Further details are here.

CEO position

14th October 2020

GambleAware is recruiting for a Chief Executive. Further information can be found here.

Lived Experience ITT

13th October 2020

GambleAware issues Invitation to Tender to build a GB Network of People with Lived Experience of Gambling Harms. Read the announcement here and the ITT here.

Online donations

30th September 2020

We are currently experiencing technical problems with our online donation system. We would advise people wishing to donate to donate via bank transfer - please find the donation form attached here. Any queries please email fundraising@gambleaware.org

GambleAware has launched the second phase of the public health campaign ‘Bet Regret’

14th September 2020

GambleAware has launched the second phase of the public health campaign ‘Bet Regret’: a preventative message to sports bettors aiming to embed Tap Out behaviour to avoid Bet Regret. Find out more about the target audience and evidence behind the campaign here.

FSA research

11th September 2020

Research finds that 83 percent of in-play gamblers likely to bet more at home. Read the announcement here.

‘Tap out’ to avoid Bet Regret

11th September 2020

GambleAware launches second phase of major public health campaign: Bet Regret telling sports bettors to ‘tap out’ to avoid Bet Regret. Read the announcement here.