22. Sep. 2017

”Gambling controlled my whole world for many years”

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Thursday, September 21, 2017, 09:59 by Sarah Carabott / Times of Malta: Having almost ruined his marriage, 42-year-old Welshman John Hartson has enough credentials and experience to be able to raise awareness about the dangers of gambling. For Mr Hartson, gambling started at a very early age at slot machines: “It controlled my whole world for many years. […]

13. Sep. 2017

EU funds given to programmes aimed at helping vulnerable people

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The Malta Independent 12-09-17 Two projects valued at €1.5 million from the European Social Fund aimed at helping vulnerable people have been announced. Parliamentary Secretary for EU Funds and Social Dialogue Aaron Farrugia and Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Silvio Schembri made the announcement today. €500,000 was allotted to the Malta Communications Authority for the […]

05. Sep. 2017

Responsible Gaming Conference – 20th September 2017

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Welcome to the second edition of the Responsible Gaming Conference, which will be held on 20 September at the Intercontinental Malta in St. Julians. For more information on the event and to reserve your place, please visit http://www.rgcmalta.com/

03. Aug. 2017

Maltco Lotteries donates another €50,000 to the RGF for Good Causes in Malta

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Maltco Lotteries has presented an additional €50,000 to the Maltese economy with a cheque to the Responsible Gaming Foundation that will be allocated to the Government’s National Lotteries Good Causes Fund. Maltco contributes to Malta’s economy through job creation and investment as well as to social well-being through an on-going programme of financial support for […]

03. Aug. 2017

Domestic Violence and Gambling Awareness Activity

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The Responsible Gaming Foundation organised a press conference and awareness activity on domestic violence and gambling at the Ħal Qormi Open Market Area. The aim of the press conference was to educate and also serve as an opportunity for individuals to set their priorities right inorder to seek help if they are victims or the […]

03. Aug. 2017

Maltco presents a cheque of €6,000 to the RGF for a scholarship at the UOM on responsible gaming research

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Maltco Lotteries has presented a cheque of €6,000 to the Responsible Gaming Foundation for a scholarship at the University of Malta on responsible gaming research being conducted at a local level. Maltco Lotteries has led the responsible gaming agenda on the Maltese Islands for the benefit of all stakeholders and is also certified by the […]

03. Aug. 2017

Responsible Gaming Foundation and University of Malta Sign MoU

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The Responsible Gaming Foundation (RGF) represented by the Hon. Silvio Schembri and the University of Malta (UM) represented by Rector, Professor Alfred J. Vella, have signed an Agreement detailing areas of mutual cooperation.  A press conference held at the University of Malta, was addressed by the Hon. Emmanuel Mallia, Minister for Competitiveness and Digital, Maritime and […]

12. Apr. 2016

Helpline 1777: Monday to Sunday 6.00 am-6.00 pm

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The Responsible Gaming Foundation‘s helpline 1777 is currently providing service from 6.00 am till 6.00 pm, seven days a week. The Responsible Gaming Foundation is aiming to increase its exposure and efficiency to a 24 hour basis in order to be of aid to people who are currently suffering from a gambling addiction or problematic gambling. […]

28. Sep. 2015

Launch of the National Gambling Helpline 1777

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Press Release The Responsible Gaming Foundation, which was founded in 2014, launched another of its projects for this year. Indeed, a National Helpline was set up to provide support and guidance to those inviduals, family members or significant other who are experiencing any problems related to gambling. Individuals in need can contact the Helpline either […]

25. Aug. 2015

Call Centre Helpline 1777

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The Responsible Gaming Foundation has started to operate the National Gambling Helpline 1777. Below you can find two (2) leaflets in Maltese and English promoting this service.   “Life is the game I choose to play.. Do not be afraid and ask for help.”   Maltese Version English Version