Senior and Gambling: A Hidden Problem
Community Links conducted a project in 2009-2010, funded by the Nova Scotia Gaming Foundation, to explore some issues around seniors and gambling. Based on analysis of the research on seniors and gambling, 51 responses to the survey and discussions with 41 seniors in the 5 focus groups, several key issues were identified. It was interesting to observe the consistency between what is said in research papers and what senior leaders, senior servers and seniors themselves said in the project survey and in the focus groups. Download the pdf.