Problem Gambling Prevention and Awareness

 

YCAP offers training in Problem Gambling. This training is designed to provide awareness and education on the risks of gambling. The presentation is approximately 60 minutes and is geared towards adults over the age of 18. YCAP addresses the effects of problem gambling, risks and protective factors as well as warning signs. These presentations will be available to the community of Yonkers in which we serve.

According to New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS), Problem Gambling is known as the “hidden addiction” because there are little to no visible signs. However, the effects of gambling addiction are apparent. Problem Gambling can ruin family ties, destroy relationships, and end careers. If you think you could have a Gambling Addiction or know someone who needs help, please contact: https://www.oasas.ny.gov/gambling/index.cfm

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