National Council on Problem Gambling News

9 Feb 2024
Online providers operating in Michigan will be required to display the 1-800-GAMBLER number as part of their responsible gaming messages and update any existing listed helpline numbers by 8 August.
22 Mar 2023
FanDuel will expand its support of the International Center for Responsible Gaming to fund research designed to understand gambling behavior in the U.S.
22 Mar 2023
Taking the helm as National Council on Problem Gambling as Chair of the Advisory Board is Christopher Hebert, J.D., Director of the Gaming Division at the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office.
2 Mar 2023
Established 20 years ago by the National Council on Problem Gambling, PGAM is a national outreach campaign designed to educate the public.
2 Mar 2023
The company is adopting an enhanced 21+ gaming policy that will limit Caesars Rewards accounts to individuals over 21 and, where allowed by law, limit all domestic gaming, pari-mutuel, sports and iGaming options to over 21.
31 Jan 2023
The National Council on Problem Gambling's document finds that regulations in four of the seven states where iGaming is legal fall drastically short.
19 Jul 2022
The National Council on Problem Gambling will host the 2022 National Conference on Gambling Addiction and Responsible Gambling in Boston, MA on 20-23 July at the Westin Boston Seaport District hotel.
9 Jun 2022
The National Council on Problem Gambling entered into a six-year license agreement with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey for the use of the 1-800-GAMBLER federally registered service mark in all U.S. states outside of New Jersey.
17 Aug 2021
The National Council on Problem Gambling and its responsible gambling allies such as EPIC Risk Management have expressed concern about Twitch’s use of live streaming gambling games.
25 Feb 2021
The National Council on Problem Gambling under the leadership of their Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee and Board of Directors issued a proclamation for Black History Month.
11 Jan 2021
Willard will provide tools and strategies to educate policymakers on measures to address problem gambling and responsible gambling in state and federal laws.
21 Dec 2020
The National Council on Problem Gambling and the International Gambling Counselor Certification Board announced that IGCCB will assume full responsibility to administer all International Certified Gambling Counselor operations on 1 January 2021.
21 Nov 2020
The National Council on Problem Gambling is thankful for the significant support from state, national and international sponsors, who empowered the nonprofit to produce its 34th National Conference on Gambling Addiction & Responsible Gambling.
22 Oct 2020
The Pennsylvania Lottery has achieved the distinguished Internet Compliance Assessment Program certification for its iLottery platform developed and managed primarily by Scientific Games.
6 Oct 2020
The National Council on Problem Gambling has made many adjustments to the event due to COVID-19, including moving the event online and with the new dates of 5-6 November.
10 Aug 2020
The award was presented at the recent NCPG Digital Symposium and National Awards Ceremony. In 2014, Seminole Gaming also received the Corporate Social Responsibility Award from NCPG.