Problem Gambling Awareness Month (PGAM) is a grassroots campaign that depends on the participation of NCPG state Affiliate, organizational and individual members, state health agencies, gambling companies, recovery groups and a wide range of healthcare organizations and providers. Groups across America hold conferences, air Public Service Announcements, provide counselor trainings, host health screening days, run social media campaigns and many other activities to increase public awareness of problem gambling and the availability of prevention, treatment and recovery services.

The 2022 PGAM theme is “Awareness + Action” #PGAM2022

The goals of this national campaign are:

Upcoming PGAM Events

Check out these listings of events PGAM participants are holding this year. If your event isn't listed, submit details about it in our "Submit details about your events" section.


Gambling Disorder Screening Day is Tuesday, March 8, 2022.

This event, hosted by the Cambridge Health Alliance, is to educate and support healthcare providers in screening for #GamblingDisorder. We encourage everyone to find a way to participate in this high-profile, problem gambling awareness activity.

Other Resources for Screening Day Hosts The Screener Problem Gambling Resources

2022 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Toolkit

Please use our hashtag #PGAM2022 and help us promote the 2022 Problem Gambling Awareness Month (PGAM) on social media.