FREE Gaming and Gambling Workshops

At YGAM we want to support you to have meaningful interactions with your children, covering the topics of gaming and gambling with the aim of preventing future harms.

We deliver workshops to both parents and those supporting children in care.  Please click on the sections below for further information and to book a session.

Workshops for Parents

YGAM Parents offer a one-hour gaming and gambling awareness session for parents, covering the following:

  • Introduction to gaming, including microtransactions
  • Introduction to gambling and the impact of advertising
  • Recognising gaming and gambling harms
May
24
24/05/2022 Gaming & Gambling Awareness & Information Session for Parents
Online
Tue
06:00pm -
07:15pm
Jun
30
30/06/2022 Gaming & Gambling Awareness & Information Session for Parents
Online
Thu
07:00pm -
08:15pm
Jul
12
12/07/2022 Gaming & Gambling Awareness & Information Session for Parents
Online
Tue
06:00pm -
07:15pm

Workshops for those supporting Children in Care

YGAM Parents offer a City & Guilds Assured programme, providing information to those supporting children in care* around gaming and gambling and how to spot the signs of harm. 

The session covers the following:

  • Introduction to gaming, including microtransactions.
  • Introduction to gambling and the impact of advertising
  • Recognising the signs of gaming and gambling harms
  • Exploring the appeal of gambling and gaming to children in care
  • Understanding the role trauma plays in risky behaviours
 
*Suitable for foster carers, adoptive parents and those working in children’s residential settings.

Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust

71 – 75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9JQ.

Registered Company no: 09189998.
Registered Charity no. 1162425.

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Email training@ygam.org
Call 0203 837 4963

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