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“Charitable” Gambling Is Still Gambling!

No matter who benefits financially, gambling is gambling, and should always, and only, be an ADULT activity.  A simple process to update Nevada’s charitable gaming laws and regulations has shined a spotlight on a glaring omission – there is no minimum age requirement on the books for participating in “charitable” lotteries and raffles. The Nevada […]

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Online Registration Now Open!

Online Registration Now Open!

13th Annual Nevada State Conference on Problem Gambling June 20-21, 2019 Suncoast Hotel, Las Vegas, NV Nevada professionals….Don’t miss this opportunity to earn 12 CEUs and learn about a critical community health issue in our state!  This annual event brings together all stakeholders concerned about prevention, education, treatment, research and public policy related to problem […]

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Employment Opportunity

We’re looking for a  SUPPORT SPECIALIST to join our Team!! Our Support Specialist works with Council staff and community partners to insure successful implementation of program initiatives in support of the Council’s mission and vision.  The Support Specialist serves as the key staff person to represent the Council at off-site community outreach activities, and performs […]

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2019 NV State Conference – Call for Presentations!

June 20-21, 2019 ~ Suncoast Hotel & Casino ~ Las Vegas, NV CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS! Submission Deadline: Feb. 18, 2019 We are pleased to announce plans are underway for our 13th Annual Nevada State Conference on Problem Gambling!  This statewide event brings together diverse experts and stakeholders to address the impact of this significant community […]

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Aug. 6-10 is Responsible Gaming Education Week!

American Gaming Association launches 21st Annual Responsible Gaming Education Week! Responsible Gaming Education Week is a time when gaming companies showcase their responsible gaming programs and year-round dedication to promoting responsible gaming.  For AGA member companies, Responsible Gaming is not just a Priority – its a Pledge! Nevada gaming companies are significant stakeholders in our […]

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Thanks to Our Conference Superheroes!!

Look!  Up in the sky…it’s a bird…it’s a plane…it’s…..our CONFERENCE SUPERHEROES!!! The most generous sponsors, exceptional presenters, engaging attendees, and amazing staff and volunteers – these are the Superheroes of the successful 12th Annual Nevada State Conference on Problem Gambling that took place at the Suncoast Hotel on May 3-4, 2018!   This two day  education […]

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2018 Governors Proclamation

March Proclaimed Nevada “Problem Gambling Awareness Month”

Governor Brian Sandoval has proclaimed the month of March as Problem Gambling Awareness Month in Nevada. Problem Gambling Awareness Month is a grass-roots campaign conducted by the National Council on Problem Gambling and its 35 state affiliate Councils on Problem Gambling to raise awareness of the warning signs of problem gambling and the resources for […]

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