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National Strategy to Reduce Gambling Harms

Complete project to support offenders serving prison sentences across 19 sites, conducting a survey exercise to assess if issues with gambling have worsened during the coronavirus prison lockdown, and developing tailored self-help material and resources for prisoners coming up to release. (Forward Trust)

Updates

October 2021

The survey conducted during August and September 2020 had a a participation level of 224 offenders who were in custody and receving services.

The survey had been published in December 2020 ,https://s34767.pcdn.co/wp-content/uploads/the-forward-trust-gambling-report-with-summary-final.pdf.

November 2020

https://www.forwardtrust.org.uk/news-and-updates/the-forward-trust-wins-funding-to-research-gambling-addiction-during-lockdown-in-19-uk-prisons/

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