Sstarting with Jungbu University on May 10 (Tuesday), Chungnam Provincial University, Gongju University, and Baekseok University will conduct a ‘campus gambling problem prevention campaign’.

Chungnam National University Campaign (Photo courtesy of Chungnam National University)
Chungnam National University Campaign (Photo courtesy of Chungnam National University)

Daejeon Chungnam Center (hereinafter referred to as Daejeon Chungnam Center) of the Korea Gambling Problem Management Center will hold a "Gambling Problem Prevention Campaign to Campus" at Chungnam Provincial University, Gongju University, and Baekseok University, starting with Jungbu University on May 10 (Tue).

Through this 'campus gambling problem prevention campaign', along with activities to improve awareness of youth gambling problems, essential information to prevent damage to illegal gambling problems, which is rapidly increasing among college students, will be provided and on-site counseling will be conducted for college students in need. .

Youth Gambling Prevention Campaign △Information on Gambling Problem Phone Consultation Helpline (1336) △Promotion of Internet Chat Counseling (Netline) for Gambling Problems △Providing On-Site Consultation Service along with Gambling Problem Self-diagnosis Test △On the definition and concept of gambling through games activities to aid understanding.

Daejeon Chungnam Center Director Lee Seung-hee said, “Recently, as the gambling problem among college students is getting serious, active activities to minimize the damage and harm to youth gambling problems are becoming more important. We will provide active early intervention services such as counseling and educational program guidance to exposed young people,” he said.

Korea Gambling Problem Management Daejeon-Chungnam Center is a specialized institution that performs gambling problem prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation projects. Anyone with a gambling problem or his or her family can contact 1336 (no area code, free), Online chat netline (https://netline.kcgp.or.kr), Text #1336, or KakaoTalk chatbot ('Korea Gambling'). You can receive free consultation service through the 'Problem Management Center' (add friend).

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