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Welcome to the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling
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Founded in 1983, the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling is a private, non-profit public health agency. We advocate for responsible gaming and gambling practices and services for those affected by gambling. We aim to reduce the impacts of gambling disorder and strive to make gambling healthy and safe for the people of Massachusetts. We are neither for nor against legalized gambling. We accomplish our mission through education, advocacy, and by providing resources. We serve people who gamble, their families, caregivers, and the community at large.
Massachusetts looks poised to enter a new gambling frontier. (As written in the May 8 edition of the Lowell Sun) First, we had the Lottery that allowed people to gamble at their corner store, and then casino gambling that is bringing slots and table games to a resort...
Mass. Council on Compulsive Gambling Launches Outreach To Veterans In All Massachusetts Cities And Towns Re: Problem Gambling Services
BOSTON – With studies showing that veterans are more likely to suffer from problem gambling addiction, the Massachusetts Council for Compulsive Gambling (MCCG) is today sending a letter to all Veterans Service Officers (VSO) in the Commonwealth to help ensure veterans are aware of the services offered for those struggling with addiction.
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