News

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.

SGC Partnership

03rd September 2020

GambleAware forms new partnerships ahead of the launch of the next stage of the Safer Gambling Campaign. Read the announcement here.

Lived experience research

28th August 2020

New research shows there is limited evidence that the voices of those who have lived experience of gambling harms are being heard. Read the press release here and the research here.

PFRC Phase 2 launch

27th August 2020

GambleAware and the University of Bristol’s Personal Finance Research Centre start work on a practical guide to help financial services firms better support people affected by gambling. Read the announcement here.

Events Manager position

26th August 2020

GambleAware is recruiting for a temporary Events Manager. Further information including details on how to apply can be found here.

Marc Etches to step down as CEO of GambleAware

14th August 2020

After almost a decade as Chief Executive, Marc Etches has announced he will step down from his role as Chief Executive of GambleAware at the end of March 2021. Read the press release here.

Northern Gambling Clinic and GameChange cCBT programme evaluations

31st July 2020

GambleAware publishes evaluations into the Northern Gambling Clinic and GameChange cCBT programme. Read the announcement here and evaluations here.

GambleAware Briefing Note

20th July 2020

GambleAware has today 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 announcement here.

Women & gambling

15th July 2020

New in-depth research examining the experience of women and gambling finds female problem gamblers more likely to be from a BAME background or an ‘affected other’ and cite stigma as a main barrier to treatment. Read the press release here and the research here.

Q1 2020/21 donations

09th July 2020

GambleAware has published details of donations for the three months to 30 June 2020. Read more here.

New NHS Primary Care Gambling Service

08th July 2020

New NHS Primary Care Gambling Service launches to support GP patients who experience gambling harms. Read the announcement here.

Letter to the BMJ

08th July 2020

GambleAware submitted a letter to the BMJ regarding independent funding for prevention and treatment of gambling harms. Read the letter here

Letter to Lords Select Committee

08th July 2020

GambleAware wrote to the Lords Select Committee in response to the publication of the report into the Social & Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry. Read the letter here.

SGC & NGTS campaigns

08th July 2020

GambleAware launches two new initiatives to raise awareness of its Safer Gambling Campaign and the National Gambling Treatment Service. Read the announcement here.