KENO Still No Public Hearing!

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Mary Drexler, MSW Executive Director Phone: 860-664-3996 maryd@ccpg.org April 24, 2014 KENO Still No Public Hearing! Keno would introduce a major expansion of gambling all across CT and would significantly increase exposure of children and recovering problem … Continued

March 2014 – National Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Contact: Mary Drexler, MSW Executive Director maryd@ccpg.org 16 West Main Street Clinton, CT 06413 Office: 860-664-3996 Cell: 860-462-3835 MEDIA ALERT! February 26, 2014   Problem Gambling Impacts Our Communities This year the National Council on Problem Gambling has deemed March … Continued

2014 CCPG Conference – Save the Date

11th Annual Problem Gambling Conference Bridging the Gap to Recovery; Community, Prevention, Treatment Wednesday, October 29 2014 8:00 am – 4:15 pm Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa 625 N Rd, Groton, CT 06340 (860) 446-2600 Registration Opens August 4, 2014 … Continued

Higher Jackpots, More Lottery Frenzy? Just Remember the Odds!

16 West Main Street Clinton, CT 06413 MEDIA ALERT Contact:  Mary Drexler, MSW Executive Director Phone: 860-664-3996 maryd@ccpg.org  September 12, 2013 Higher Jackpots, More Lottery Frenzy? Just Remember the Odds! This week’s jackpots for all lottery games are quite enticing. … Continued

Powerball Frenzy: But Remember the Odds!

16 West Main Street Clinton, CT 06413 MEDIA ALERT Contact:  Mary Drexler, MSW Executive Director Phone: 860-664-3996 maryd@ccpg.org August 5, 2013 Powerball Frenzy: But Remember the Odds! The drawing on Saturday night August 3rd was an estimated $350, 000,000.  With … Continued

Powerball Frenzy Continues!

16 West Main Street Clinton, CT 06413 MEDIA ALERT Contact:  Mary Drexler, MSW Executive Director Phone: 860-664-3996 maryd@ccpg.org  July 30, 2013 Powerball Frenzy Continues! The drawing on Saturday night July 27th was an estimated $196,000,000.  With no winner at that … Continued

People’s Choice Award for CCPG

Congratulations to Liz McCaLL, prevention educator, for being awarded the Prevention Showcase People’s Choice Award at the National Council on Problem Gambling’s Natioinal Conference. Her efforts in Engaging Colleges and Universities in Problem Gambling Prevention Efforts  for the past several years … Continued