Projects tagged with Gambling
86 results found
30 Jul 2013
Topics: Support Groups, Not for profit, Families & Whānau, Behaviour Management, Gambling, Research, Whānau
The Ministry of Health (“The Ministry”) commissioned KPMG in 2011 to complete an Outcomes Framework for Preventing and Minimising Gambling Harm (“Outcomes Framework”). An Advisory Group was established comprising thirteen representatives from across the problem gambling services and the gambling sector to provide expert advice...
This research was undertaken in order to evaluate the Kiwi Lives III campaign, which is part of a national social marketing programme to minimise gambling harm. The HPA will use the findings to understand the impact of the campaign and to direct its future strategic development. The campaign was developed over...
20 Jun 2013
Topics: Research, Gambling, Māori, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Culture
Both New Zealand and international evidence indicates that different groups in society experience and regard gambling differently and are often over represented in problem gambling prevalence statistics. The Ministry is seeking research that will advance on what is currently known generically about the impacts of gambling within...
Preventing and Minimising Gambling Harm: Three-year service plan and levy rates for 2013/14 to 2015/16
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...
Inquiry into the Government’s decision to negotiate with SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited for an international convention centre
In June 2012, I announced that this Office would carry out an inquiry into the process that the Ministry of Economic Development (the Ministry) followed leading up to the Government’s decision to negotiate with SKYCITY Entertainment Group Limited (SkyCity) about developing an international convention centre in Auckland.
HPA's Health and Lifestyles Survey 2012 (HLS) is a nationally representative in-home survey monitoring health behaviours and attitudes of New Zealand residents aged 15 years and over. The HLS collects information relating to the programme areas HPA works in, including minimising harm from gambling. The...
Topics: Research, Gambling, Pacific People, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Socio-economic status
Both New Zealand and international evidence indicates that different groups in society experience and regard gambling differently and are often over represented in problem gambling prevalence statistics. The Ministry is seeking research that will advance on what is currently known generically about the impacts...
This survey is part of series of larger surveys that aim to provide information on the health and wellbeing of young people attending New Zealand secondary schools. The current survey was conducted in 2012 and involved questions about gambling along with for example, ethnicity and culture, physical health, food and activities,...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Diet & Nutrition, Gambling, Healthcare, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
The Health and Lifestyles Survey (HLS) is a biennial monitor of the health behaviour and attitudes of New Zealand adults aged 15 years and over, and parents and caregivers of 5 to16-year-olds, first carried out in 2008. The HLS is managed by the Health Promotion Agency (HPA) and collects information relating to HPA’s programme...
13 Dec 2012
AUT was contracted by the Ministry of Health in January 2009 to deliver a study of the effectiveness of interventions for problem gambling. Five key aims were agreed for this project. AUT is contracted to: generate reliable findings on the effectiveness of intervention services in producing positive...
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