Edition #11: People making a difference
A new program is getting young Aboriginal people talking about gambling so they can approach it with a balanced view as they get older.
Community organisations in all corners of the state have received grants to raise awareness of gambling harm in their regions.
The ‘land of hope’ also carries risks for newly settled refugees. An organisation in Melbourne’s west is providing community leaders with training and resources to let people know the risks of gambling.
A veteran of the Reclink Community Cup, Tony Wilson rejoices in the sports-betting-free event that raises funds for an organisation changing lives through sport.