The Consumer Voices program continues to roll out across the Illawarra, Shoalhaven, Southern Tablelands and Far South Coast. We have already delivered 39 sessions to a variety of community/welfare services and groups and have several bookings in place already for early next year.
Watch the interdisciplinary panel as we discuss how collaborative care may support people who are affected by problem gambling.
They’re rigged, they’re addictive and they’re everywhere”
For the first time, the masterminds behind pokie machines reveal how they’re programmed for addiction.
We are about to start up the very successful Consumer Voices program again following a small abeyance whilst awaiting funding outcomes.
GIS NSW Annual general meeting took place on the 9th of December 2015 at the Nowra showground committee room.
Rigged. Designed for addiction. Everywhere. The documentary film Ka-Ching! gets behind the poker machines that have become inescapable in Australia’s clubs and pubs.
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Consumer Voices is a Gambling Impact Society (NSW) education program to raise awareness of the issue of problem gambling in the community. Peer spokespeople have been trained to provide community education from the perspective of people who have been directly negatively impacted by problem gambling. These are people who have a meaningful story to tell.…
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