July 2021

MACGH Executive Director Marlene D. Warner Testifies Before the Joint Committee Hearing on Sports Wagering – My name is Marlene Warner, and I am the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health.   A not so ordinary day in the life of a...

June 2021

National Council on Problem Gambling Announces 2021 Board of Directors – The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) recently announced its Board of Directors election results. MACGH Welcomes two New GameSense Advisors – The Massachusetts Council on...

May 2021

Online Lottery: New Pathways for Responsible Gambling – (Originally Prepared for the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries) WHO Renews its Pro-Gaming Campaign Despite New Research Indicating Increase in Risky Play – At the beginning...

April 2021

Spring into Connection – What signals to you that spring has sprung?  Is it the wavering temperatures, the longer light of day, or maybe the crack of the baseball bat?  Whatever it is, most are thrilled to know that the season in upon us. Gambling and...

March 2021

MACGH Uses Problem Gambling Awareness Month to Push Increased Player Safeguards & Research – Marlene Warner, Executive Director of MACGH, talks with Colin A. Young of Statehouse News Service about pending sports gambling legislation. The Gaming Health...

Press Release: March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month

For Immediate Release: March 2, 2021 Media Contact: Phil Sherwood Director of Communications & Marketing Cell: 603.229.9891 psherwood@macgh.org   March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month Advocacy Group: Sports Betting Safeguards Necessary Norwood, MA –...

February 2021

Expand Your Knowledge About Asian Gambling -2021 is the Year of the Ox in the Chinese Zodiac Calendar (that happens every 12 years) and will begin at the start of the new Asian Lunar New Year in February. Positive Play – MACGH is an agency that values data that...

January 2021

Intentional You in 2021 – As you read this you may be already stressing about your well-intentioned New Year’s Resolution.  Maybe you pledged to try running to work off those holiday cookies or practice yoga to re-center yourself. Rebuilding after Financial...