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Harmful gambling is the fastest growing addiction in the UK, and impacts not only the lives of individuals, but their families, communities, colleagues and workplaces

In this guide, you'll learn about the extent of harmful gambling, who it affects and what you as a union rep can do to help.

Who is this interactive guide for?

This guide is for union reps who want to know more about why harmful gambling affects the workplace and communities.

How will this guide help me?

This guide will:

  • explain the extent of harmful gambling
  • detail how to support members
  • explain how to spot someone affected by harmful gambling and how to support them.

How do I complete it?

All you need is an internet-enabled mobile device (a phone or tablet) or a computer. 

There are two ways to complete this learning:

Do as little or as much as you like each time you log on — your progress will always be saved. Next time you log on just pick up where you left off, this one will take you about 10-15 minutes to complete. 

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