WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Gambling and substance abuse will be addressed during a Problem Gambling Prevention Training. }}" />

   
 
 
Seminar Will Address Gambling Prevention

Story By: Brigitte Coles

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 12/12/2013

Gambling and substance abuse will be addressed during a Problem Gambling Prevention Training from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jan.28, at the Longview Center Upper Conference Room, 1495 W. Longview Ave.

Derek Longimeier, program manager from Drug Free Action Alliance, will conduct the training seminar.

The seminar will cover:

  • The history of gambling, the definition of a gambling problem
  • The connection between gambling and substance abuse
  • The costs and consequences of gambling behaviors
  • Public health approach to prevention priorities
  • How to apply community prevention strategies

The cost for the training seminar is $20. Attendees will receive a lunch. Registration is required no later than Jan. 17.

For more information contact Brandy Dilgard from Community Action for Capable Youth, Inc. at 419-774-5683.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 The new V-A Clinic on South Trimble Road in Mansfield is attracting large numbers of veterans seeking medical care. Full Story
Image1 Richland County Transit continues working on getting its annual subsidy funding from the county, and the cities of Mansfield and Ontario. Full Story
 
Image1 The Mansfield Police Review Commission is continuing its mission to promote public support in the professionalism and accountability of the Mansfield Police Department. Full Story
Image1 Infrastructure improvements will be visible in the Ontario area very soon after city council approved a number of resolutions to develop the locality. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Ontario Approves Infrastructure Improvements

Weirich Waste Teams Up With Stingel For Recycle Days

Ashland Area Job Fair Held At Ashland University

Congressman Tiberi Visits Lexington Senior Center

Vacant Ontario House Catches Fire, Cause Unknown

A.U. Schar Nursing College Starts Doctor Of Nursing Program

Mansfield Dance Company Rules Nationals

17th Annual Minority Health Fair Kicks Off April 26

More News