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Changing the Way We Think About Addictions and Youth | Focus on the Future 2017

| April 28, 2017

Welcome! Thanks for being a part of the 2017 Focus on the Future – TOGETHER! Conference in Olympia. Following is a PORTION of the discussion from Julie Hynes, Cam Adair and Roger Fernandes’ panel, “Changing the Way We Think About Addictions and Youth.” We hope you find the materials here useful and relevant to your work. Questions? […]

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2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

| April 23, 2017
2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

The 2017 Youth Video Contest Official Results Thank you for your votes! We are excited to announce the top three videos, chosen by YOU! A BIG shout-out to Crow High School advisor Heather Hohnstein. While seven schools and individuals entered the contest, ALL three of these top videos were created by Ms. Hohnstein’s students!! YOUR TOP […]

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Growing App-etites: Emerging Gaming/Gambling Trends, Connections & Concerns – April 28, 2017 Training | Burlington, VT

| March 29, 2017
Growing App-etites: Emerging Gaming/Gambling Trends, Connections & Concerns – April 28, 2017 Training | Burlington, VT

Welcome! Thanks for being a part of the 2017 training, “Growing App-etites: Emerging Gaming/Gambling Trends, Connections & Concerns.” We hope you find the materials here useful and relevant to your work. Questions? Feel free to touch base with Julie Hynes ([email protected]). Slide Deck Resources: www.gamequitters.com |  GameQuitters YouTube channel Facts for parents on online gaming, fantasy sports […]

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Maine Annual Conference on Gambling Awareness | March 13, 2017

| March 12, 2017
Maine Annual Conference on Gambling Awareness | March 13, 2017

Welcome! Thanks for being a part of the 2017 Maine Conference on Gambling Awareness. We hope you find the materials here useful and relevant to your work. Questions? Feel free to touch base with Julie Hynes ([email protected]). Slide Deck (PDF) Supplemental Resources: Facts for parents on online gaming, fantasy sports and gambling Our new infographic on […]

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Infographic for Parents on Online Gaming and Gambling

| March 11, 2017

Technically, a person needs to be 18 years of age to gamble online.  Yet teens can and do play online for money. Why should we care? Also see: Facts for Parents on Electronic Gaming & Gambling  

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2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

| February 26, 2017
2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

March was Problem Gambling Awareness Month, but it’s never too late to “Have the Conversation!” Click here for middle school art search information Click here for youth/young adult video contest information Check out our infographic, and feel free to share. Below you’ll find an infographic on problem gambling issues in 2017. Feel free to share! Just […]

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2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

| February 18, 2017
2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

The 2017 Art / Poster Search is ON! We are excited to announce the 14th annual Problem Gambling Awareness Art/Poster Search. Who makes these posters? Middle schoolers all around Oregon. Why should I make a poster? Out of wanting to help others, of course! Aside from that: we have prizes! In Lane County, EVERY middle schooler […]

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20th Annual KYCPG Educational and Awareness Conference – Feb. 2017

| February 9, 2017
20th Annual KYCPG Educational and Awareness Conference – Feb. 2017

Welcome, KYCPG Conference Attendees! Hope you have enjoyed the 20th annual KYCPG Educational & Awareness Conference. Special thanks to Mike Stone and the conference committee for putting together such great resources for the entire conference. Please find below some of the material shared at the conference. Our stuff is your stuff! Just keep in mind […]

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Super Bowl 51: Keeping it a “safe bet”

| February 2, 2017
Super Bowl 51: Keeping it a “safe bet”

No matter your pick for the 51st Super Bowl, we’ve got tips for keeping your time a safe bet. The Super Bowl and March Madness are the two biggest sports betting events of the year. An estimated $4.7 Billion will be bet in the U.S. on this year’s Super Bowl (legal and illegal — last year’s […]

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2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Video Contest – Rules & Entry

| January 24, 2017
2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Video Contest – Rules & Entry

 Click here to learn more about the contest. 2017 Video Contest Rules: The contest is not open to providers or immediate family members of Oregon Problem Gambling Services, although Problem Gambling Services providers may be consulted in the making of the video. Click here for a list of treatment and prevention providers in Oregon. All entrants must be under […]

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