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Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health

The Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health s a statewide non-profit agency that promotes public health by mitigating the negative personal and community impacts of gambling and gaming. Their mission is accomplished through training and education, federal and state advocacy, research and gaming play information, and prevention and recovery programs. They serve individuals who game and gamble, and their loved ones.

83 Morse Street
Building 6, Suite 8F
Norwood, Massachusetts 02062-4350
United States

Main Phone:
(617) 426-4554
(617) 426-4555


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Martha T. Kane
MiShy Sibley
Communications and Events Manager
William A. Dávila
Licia Bester
Executive Assistant
Paul Sternburg
Vice President
Jodie A. Nealley
VSE Recovery and Outreach Liaison
Marlene D. Warner
Chief Executive Officer
Stephen P. Crosby
Chelsea Turner
Chief Operations Officer
Dawn Distefano
Odessa Dwarika
Chief Program Officer
Mark Hichar Esq.
Phil Sherwood
Director of Communications and Marketing
David Monahan Esq.
Deanna Foster
Vera Parham
Yves Montima
Director of Finance
John Perry
Philip S. Kopel
Data Management and Evaluations Director
Joe Rocco
Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health News
PlayMyWay launches at Encore Boston Harbor
12 Sep 2022
Voluntary budgeting tool allows Wynn Rewards players the ability to monitor the amount of money they spend in real time and to support their decision to continue or stop play. read more »

NCPG reintroduces bipartisan Gambling Addiction Prevention Act of 2019
9 Jul 2019
The updated act would require the Department of Defense to develop policies and programs to prevent and treat gambling problems, in coordination with the Department’s other behavioral health efforts. read more »

NCPG announces results of Board of Directors election
28 Jun 2019
Returning to the board for a second term are Carolyn Hawley of Virginia and Chelsea Turner of Connecticut. read more »