Press Release: Video Game Addiction Training Launched

For Immediate Release: September 20, 2021 Media Contact: Phil Sherwood (MACGH) 617-426-4554 Rob Maya (ECPG) 360-352-6133   Video Game Addiction Training Launched The Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling and the Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health address...

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 –...