Uganda's legal gambling age of 25 doesn't prevent kids from being affected by problem gambling. Thousands of youth from develop gambling problems every year this has not been helped by the way betting/Gambling is advertised online , radio and TV including the placement of betting shops allover the place. It is therefore important to educate children on the risks and consequences associated with gambling is critical to preventing addiction.
GamCare Uganda does have programmes that include carrying out awareness campaigns in school to educate children about gambling, problem gambling, learning the signs, where to seek help in case of need.
Please contact us and we discuss on how to offer this service to your school.
Together reducing the harm caused by the gaming industry.