Problem Gambling Awareness Month blue ribbon

Problem Gambling Awareness Month (PGAM) is a grassroots campaign designed to help raise awareness of the prevention, treatment and recovery services available for those adversely affected by gambling. This nationwide awareness campaign brings together a wide range of stakeholders, including public health organizations, treatment providers, advocacy groups and gambling operators. Groups across America hold conferences, air Public Service Announcements, provide counselor trainings, host health screening days, run social media campaigns and many other activities to increase public awareness of problem gambling and the availability of prevention, treatment and recovery services.


The goals of this national campaign are:

  • To increase public awareness of problem gambling and the availability of prevention, treatment & recovery services
  • To encourage healthcare providers to screen clients for problem gambling
The 2022 PGAM theme is “Awareness + Action”

 

2022 Calendar of Events