Gambling & Gaming – are you being played?

“Parents and carers feel stuck in a vulnerable position, wanting to safeguard their children from potential harm when they spend in digital games, while tolerating their access to gaming because of the social benefits.”                                                  Between Gaming and Gambling – ESRC Report We often have a perceived idea of gambling. What it means, what…

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Youth Fund Showcase: ‘Chasing the dream’ short film

Check out the latest Youth Fund project developed by Irvine Media Club, a group of young people in North Ayrshire. Irvine Media Club is a group of young filmmakers run by Ayrshire Film Company. We delivered sessions with their practitioners, as well as working with the young people who developed the film. Their ‘Chasing the…

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New podcast alert! Steph Shilton’s story

Our next podcast has just dropped and we were incredibly fortunate to have had the lovely Steph Shilton come speak to us.  Steph is married to Peter Shilton, the most capped English footballer of all time, and spoke to her experiences as an affected other of her husband’s gambling. Hear a story of love and…

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