The Information and Referral Center of Greater Montréal wishes to announce the retirement of its Executive Director, Pierrette Gagné
If gambling is dominating your life and holds an important place in it, you might be suffering serious financial, family and even health consequences. The repercussions of gambling are serious.
Even though, an excessive gambler’s behaviour can have repercussions on the lives of several people, he/she is the first to suffer. A gambling addiction is prone to cause the following negative effects:
Knowing or living with someone who has an excessive gambling problem is very trying. Even if they love the gambler, loved ones often feel overwhelmed by it all. Here are some of the impacts excessive gambling can have on the partner and family.
The effects of excessive gambling can also be felt by friends and colleagues:
Are you the victim of, or witness to these behaviours? Are you going through something similar?