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NJ Lottery, Council on Compulsive Gambling and NJ Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services Mark Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Officials Spotlight Initiatives Promoting Responsible Play 

Trenton, Mar. 5, 2013 – Governor Chris Christie has issued a Proclamation declaring March 2013 Problem Gambling Awareness Month in New Jersey. Throughout the month, the New Jersey Lottery (NJL) and the Department of Human Services Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) will be working with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc. (CCGNJ) to educate the general public and health care professionals about the warning signs of problem gambling and to raise awareness about the help that is available both locally and nationally.  

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