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9 May 2009
This report summarises the key findings of the project to provide an indication of current problem gambling need in New Zealand. The overall objective of this project was to review, analyse and synthesise a range of component inputs which have either been completed or are currently being carried out by the...
2 May 2008
This report presents the key results of a study that investigated whether people's gambling behaviour was associated with their local gambling environment. This study found that there were significant associations between gambling behaviour and neighbourhood access to gambling venues. In particular,...
1 Jul 2006
Problem Gambling in New Zealand: Analysis of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey was prepared by Public Health Intelligence (PHI), the epidemiology group of the Ministry of Health. This report presents the analysis of the gambling questions that were included as part of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey.
7 Aug 2012
This report presents preliminary findings on gambling in New Zealand based on nine months of data collection from the New Zealand Health Survey (NZHS) (July 2011 to March 2012). These preliminary findings have been released to inform the Select Committee review on the Gambling (Gambling Harm Reduction)...
4 Jun 2008
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Social Services, Behaviour Management, Child Development, Diet & Nutrition, Disease, Drugs & Alcohol, Gambling, Hazards, Healthcare, Mental Health, Obesity, Quality of Life, Gender
Portrait of Health is the first release of key descriptive findings from the 2006/07 New Zealand Health Survey. Analyses have been presented by gender, age group, ethnic group, neighbourhood deprivation and regional area where possible. Results are compared with earlier surveys where possible for the total population and for...
2 Jul 2007
Topics: Healthcare, Quality of Life, Evaluation, Monitoring, Sport & Recreation, Gambling, Social Services
This report, presents and summarises the data collected by problem gambling service providers in 2006. It provides an overview of clients who have sought help via Gambling Helpline Ltd (the Helpline) and face-to-face problem gambling services during that period. Among new full intervention gambler clients in...
23 May 2013
The Ministry's budget for and approach to funding and coordinating services to prevent and minimise gambling harm is set out in its Preventing and Minimising Gambling Harm: Three-year service plan and levy rates for 2013/14 to 2015/16. These services comprise public health services, intervention services...
2 May 2010
The six-year strategic plan provides a high-level framework to guide the structure, delivery and direction of Ministry-funded problem gambling services and activities. It also outlines strategic alliances with other key stakeholders and organisations with an interest in preventing and minimising gambling harm.
2 May 2010
The three-year service plan sets out the funding for problem gambling services over the 2010/11–2012/13 period. These services comprise primary (public health), secondary and tertiary prevention (intervention) services, including research, evaluation and workforce development. The service plan will progress...
12 Aug 2008
Topics: Research, Support Groups, Not for profit, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Behaviour Management, Gambling
This report presents and summarises the data collected by problem gambling service providers in 2007. It provides an overview of clients who have sought help via Gambling Helpline Ltd (the Helpline) and face-to-face problem gambling services during that period. Among new full intervention gambler clients in...
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