Category: Getting Help

Harm from gambling starts earlier than you think

The latest research has shown harm from gambling can start early on and be at a stage that is hard to detect. The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation has responded by releasing new information and tools to help people assess the harm that they might be facing and what action to take. There are tools to …

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Free Financial Counselling for Women Affected by Family Violence

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Family violence can take various forms including verbal abuse, physical abuse and financial abuse – where bills and debts are often incurred in the female partners name or where income is withheld from the female partner. In addition to financial counselling, Central Highlands Community Legal Centre can also offer legal opinion to eligible women affected …

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Your Play – Voluntary Pre-Commitment

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YourPlay is Victoria’s new pre-commitment scheme that is now available. The scheme will allow patrons to: set limits of time or money spent track their gaming machine play across Victoria. We encourage people to consider YourPlay and get behind the new system. To register go to YourPlay or ask at any venue. The following is …

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CAFS to launch resources to help prevent harm from gambling in the workplace

CAFS will be launching a range of resources to assist local businesses in reducing harm from gambling in the workplace.  …

Harm from gambling starts earlier than you think

The latest research has shown harm from gambling can start early on and be at a stage that is hard to detect. The Victorian …

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Sowing seeds for better health at the Wimmera Machinery Field Days

On March 7, 8 and 9 Gambler’s Help joined forces with other community health organisations at the Wimmera Machinery …