Research Organisation: University of Auckland
Primary contact: Dr Fiona Rossen
Contract Value: $45,000 (excl GST)
Contract Start date: 20/07/2010
Contract End date: 30/06/2012
Summary of project/aims
This project explored youth participation in gambling, the impact of problem gambling on young people in New Zealand (including identifiable risk and resiliency factors) and best practice approaches for providing problem gambling services to young people.
It consisted of a literature review, a secondary analysis of data from Youth’ 07-The Second National Health and Wellbeing Survey of New Zealand Secondary School Students, and interviews with individuals working within youth gambling and related fields.