Problem Gambling Resources and Information


Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) Problem Gambling Services (PGS)

Gambling-specific treatment program funded by State of Connecticut. Variety of services offered at 16 locations throughout the state. Prevention services, including program development and implementation, primarily funded through DMHAS Regional Action Councils (for information on your local RAC, visit www.ctprevention.org).

www.ct.gov/dmhas/problemgambling


Connecticut Council on Problem Gambling

Connecticut's private non-profit agency for problem gambling prevention and advocacy. Media and materials available, grant program to support college-based awareness programs.

www.problemgambling.org


Connecticut Clearinghouse

Wheeler Clinic's Connecticut Clearinghouse is a statewide library and resource center for information on substance abuse and mental health disorders, prevention and health promotion, treatment and recovery, wellness and other topics.

www.ctclearinghouse.org


National Council on Problem Gambling

National advocacy organization, links to state affiliates, current topics and issues of interest.

www.ncpgambling.org


International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High Risk Behavior

Tools for Youth Gambling Problem Prevention, including awareness/prevention workshops, interactive tools for elementary through high school, additional media.

www.youthgambling.com


Wanna Bet Interactive quizzes, e-zine, awareness media and materials. www.wannabet.org