Gambling is a fun pastime that many people enjoy as harmless fun and entertainment. But some people may have problems that adversely affect their lives, personal and financial problems and creating friction with family and friends by developing associated with gambling.
Participants through the pitfalls of gambling addiction and help them with the management of a gambling addiction and deal their support through the recovery process, is the non-profit organization GambleAware.org.
Gamble Aware is an organization that is managed by the Responsibility in Gambling Trust (RIGT), a non-profit organization to facilitate the objectives and fund research and education about responsible gaming, along with support and treatment provides for those of gambling suffer the associated problems.
Cambridge & Chelmsford – The RGT has a task force of experts from the Gambling Commission, in cooperation with academic institutions such as the University of Glasgow, University of Lancaster, University of Salford and Anglia Ruskin University started.
The task force also included members BACTA that the members of the British entertainment industry represents the members of the Ministry for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), Department of Health (DH), National Lottery Commission, GamCare, National Consumer Council (NCC) and Business in Sport and Leisure (BISL).
The work of the Task Force created Gamble Aware website as an information portal for all the gambling and gambling addiction are.
Gamble Aware website is for gamers and non-gamers, the information about responsible gambling and its effects or those that someone nearby, they might feel effected by gambling addiction and looking for information such as the identification of pathological gambling and ways of treatment and support developed.