March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month 

March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month – our favorite month of the year! This year’s theme is Facing Problem Gambling TogetherFor more information about ways, you and your organization can take part in Problem Gambling Awareness Month, please visit our website at   

We are pleased to offer a FREE monthly online Family Support group for those family members who believe their loved one’s gambling may be problematic. You can register to participate HERE. The sessions are held on the second Thursday of each month from 8 to 9 p.m. 

We are continually looking  to expand our network of Problem Gambling Treatment Specialists across our 13–county region.  We are seeking private practitioners interested in helping those with a gambling disorder.  We provide free training and professional development.    For more information, please email us at    



The Central Region PGRC is a program of the New York Council on Problem Gambling, which is funded by the New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports.  The Central PGRC is dedicated to addressing the issue of problem gambling within the Central New York region through increasing public awareness and connecting those adversely affected with services that can help them.

The Central PGRC is dedicated to the positive transformation of lives harmed by problem gambling. This vision of transformation includes individuals with a gambling problem as well as their families and communities. With a focus on supporting the individual and reducing barriers to care, the Central PGRC is truly the premier organization providing problem gambling services in the central region of New York State.


Posted by Cassandra Sheets