daily_news19 May 2020GambleAware flags gaps in UK problem gambling treatmentGambleAware has called for authorities to increase and expand the amount of help available to problem gamblers in the UK after new research found that almost half of affected players are choosing not access treatment or support. daily_news2 December 2019Danish regulator launches new gambling addiction campaignDanish gambling regulator Spillemyndigheden has launched a new campaign to promote its ‘StopSpillet’ gaming addiction programme and encourage people to seek help. daily_news7 October 2019GambleAware names Peter Holt as new financial chiefProblem gambling funding body GambleAware has appointed Peter Holt as its new chief financial officer. Holt most recently worked for Health Education England and also spent time with the NHS. daily_news1 October 2019UK’s National Gambling Helpline to open 24 hours a dayGamCare, the UK-facing gambling support charity funded by GambleAware, has announced that its National Gambling Helpline is to extend its hours and operate 24 hours a day from October 1. daily_news27 June 2019NSW invests AU$1.3m in responsible gambling initiativesThe Office of Responsible Gambling for the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) is to invest AU$1.3m in a number of projects designed to help protect consumers from gambling-related harm. daily_news6 November 2018New £1m NHS-backed problem gambling service announcedGambleAware targets further new facilities after plans for Leeds service are unveiled daily_news24 September 2018GambleAware and Citizens Advice to tackle gambling harmThe £1.5m initiative will focus on nine regions across England and Wales daily_news2 December 2015UKGC to launch gaming machines consultationThe UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has announced that it is to launch a new consultation to allow stakeholders and members of the public to have their say on where gaming machines can be played. daily_news12 March 2014Gaming Standards Association names 2014 board officersInternational trade group the Gaming Standards Association (GSA) has announced the election of its 2014 board officers.