Gambling education and prevention training for youth workers
- Event Type
Date and Time
Start Mon, 03 Dec 2018 09:30
End Mon, 03 Dec 2018 13:00
Free CPD session on the topic of youth gambling and problem gambling open to youth workers and CLD practitioners who work with young people
The training will support participants to:
- Increase their awareness regarding gambling and its impact on young people's health and wellbeing.
- Better understand what problem gambling is and its relationship with other risk-taking behaviours.
- Recognise the signs and consequences of problem gambling.
- Increase their knowledge of resources available (such as Fast Forward’s Gambling Education Toolkit).
- Find information on additional support and specialized services.
- Explores ways to include gambling in the range of issues that services already address.
- Strengthen their skills and confidence to deliver gambling education and prevention activities.