Gambling is defined as “a risk taking behaviour in which money or valuables are wagered and bets are placed on an outcome that is uncertain”. Source: Saskatchewan Ministry of Health.
Types of Gambling
There are several types of gambling available throughout Saskatchewan:
- Casinos with Slots, Table Games, Card Games
- Video Lottery Terminals
- Lottery and Scratch Tickets
- Draws and Raffles
- Bingo Halls
- Break Open Tickets
- Sports Betting
- Horse Race Betting
- Online Gambling
Recognizing Gambling-Related Problems
Gambling can be a fun activity but it can quickly develop into a problem for some individuals. Here is a brief test to determine if you may have some issues with gambling and help you decide whether to seek professional support.
Additional Gambling Resources
For more information on the signs and symptoms of problem gambling, the impact of problem gambling on families, youth, older adults, and other people, select the link below.