Why is this important?
The prevalence of gambling harms is high
Estimates of the number of people addicted to gambling in the UK range from 300,000 to 1.4 million.
Everyone's at risk
There's one gambling-related suicide every day. One 11-16 year old in every classroom is directly affected by gambling.
The impact can be devastating
This includes damage to lives, communities, mental and physical health, finances, relationships, education, and jobs.