Recovery Although the 2016 celebration of Recovery Month is behind us, we shouldn’t forget that recovery is every day! Recovery can be an exciting time for everyone. It can be a time of exploration into who you are, and a time to rebuild relationships with anyone who brings a positive experience into your life. … Read more »
As we come to the end of Problem Gambling Awareness Month, it’s important to talk about where gambling may begin: youth. 68% of American youth between the ages of 14 and 21 have gambled, and these youth are at more than double the risk for developing problem gambling than the general population; the younger a… Read more »
The weather is colder, there are Christmas trees, menorahs and more in windows, the streets are lit up with strands of white lights, and people are already thinking about their New Year’s resolutions… what does this all mean? The holiday season is here! And for many people, holiday shopping is already underway. Did the children… Read more »
September always has a way of sneaking up on us! The back-to-school season is in full swing, with kids, teens and college students heading back to class. It can be an exciting time, as well as a stressful one. As you get ready to help your child go back to school, make time to talk… Read more »
Kids may have more free time during their summer vacation. Make sure they don’t spend it gambling by following these problem gambling tips from KnowTheOdds.
We protect our kids from a lot of dangers. We teach them about the consequences of drinking, and why they shouldn’t smoke. We teach them about talking to strangers and who to go to for help when they need it. When they reach an appropriate age, we talk to them about their changing bodies and… Read more »