Ready, Get Set, Go: A Journey Toward Responsible Sports Betting in Ohio #3 Copy Copy Copy

December 5, 2022 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Problem Gambling Network of Ohio
614-750-9899 ext. 105

WEEKLY WEBINAR SERIES: Monday, October 31, 2022THROUGH Monday, December 5, 2022

On January 1, 2023, Ohio will experience the most significant expansion of legalized gambling in state history & largest simultaneous launch of sports betting in the country. Now is the time to prepare yourself, your agency, and your communities.

This series consists of 5 webinars held weekly from 1:00-2:00 ET leading up to the Universal Start Date of sports betting in Ohio. CEUs will be available for all sessions.

Get Started: Ohio’s Sports Betting Landscape
October 31, 2022
1.0 CEUs – P5, C7, G1
Regulators from the Ohio Casino Control Commission and the Ohio Lottery Commission will provide an overview of sports betting options that will be available, where you can expect to see sports betting, related marketing, and consumer protections.

Get to Know: Pause Before You Play
November 7, 2022
1.0 CEUs – P3, C7, G1
The Get Set Before You Bet campaign has been informing Ohioans who choose to gamble with strategies to keep their play low-risk. This session will provide an overview of Pause Before You Play, a sports gambling-focused micro-campaign to support Ohioans.

Get the Word Out: Engage Your Local Media
November 14, 2022
1.0 CEUs – P3, C7, G1
There has been a lot of media coverage on sports betting coming to Ohio; however, much of that coverage does not make mention of the potential challenges of sports betting or available resources. This session will provide an overview of talking points, engagement strategies, and pitches to ensure your media is covering all sides.

Get Engaged: Working with Sports Betting Operators & Hosts
November 21, 2022
1.0 CEUs – P4, C7, G1
With the mobile and kiosk components of sports betting, gambling will be expanding from Ohio’s casinos and racinos to every corner of Ohio. Now is the time to make connections and build relationships with your local gambling proprietors.

Get Familiar: Time Out Ohio
December 5, 2022
1.0 CEUs – P2, C8, G2
Ohio has one of the most comprehensive support systems in the nation. An important component is the statewide voluntary exclusion program (VEP) and other resources available through Time Out Ohio.

To Register:  https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wMT0DokJRbibVQbOsb9Jcg


Some children may be gifted lottery tickets this holiday season, which means now is the time to have a conversation about the dangers of youth gambling with your child. Find fact sheets and discussion guides to prevent youth gambling at http://changethegameohio.org/education/education-for-parents.

Concerned about your gambling habits or the habits of a loved one? Trained & understanding specialists will answer your call to the #ProblemGamblingHelpline 24/7 & offer free & confidential support. #MakeTheCall today at 18-00-589-9966 or text 4HOPE to 741741.

Lottery tickets might seem like an easy holiday gift for the kids in your life. But they aren’t child’s play. Lottery tickets may increase their risk for problem gambling. Get easy alternative gift ideas: https://bit.ly/3VENZko
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