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The poker machine card. Simple as.The poker machine card. Simple As.’ report looks at the government’s commitment to introduce a card-based system for poker machine gambling in Tasmania, how it will work and the four critical features need for the card to be effective. It explains how this simple and reasonable measure will reduce harm from gambling and benefit all Tasmanians, including recreational users of poker machines. Download
Action for a healthier community: An effective response to illicit drugsThis position paper builds on Anglicare's work to reduce the harms from drug use, enable the development of natural social supports for members of our community who have drug use disorders, and work for a more just approach. Read More
What's the Real Cost?This report explores the real cost of gambling, drawing on new research, data from Anglicare Tasmania’s counselling service and real life case studies.
It explains how gambling harm adversely affects the health, relationships and financial wellbeing of the person who gambles, their family, friends and community. It shows how gambling helps to maintain persistent disadvantage and how reducing gambling harm can benefit all Tasmanians. Download