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Webinar: Gaming Online Gambling and Young People

The Scottish Gambling Education Hub

This webinar will engage practitioners in learning about how gaming and online gambling affect the health and well-being of young people.

Participants will have an opportunity to discuss concerns about the impact of the current Covid-19 outbreak on those vulnerable to experience gambling harms, and to receive information about gaming and gambling behaviours among young people.

Learning outcomes:

Increased awareness of gaming and online gambling, including and their impact on the health and well-being of young people;

Understanding harm reduction in relation to gaming and online gambling, and the links with other risk-taking behaviours;

Exploring a variety of ways to address gaming and gambling through education and youth work;

Increased knowledge of the resources available to deliver gaming and gambling education and prevention activities;

Awareness of specialised support services.

Please note: this webinar will be hosted on Zoom.

10:00-12:00, 29th March 2021
Alexa Armstrong
Families & young people