Sports betting and gaming operator Entain is to present the The American Gaming Association (AGA) has a game plan.® Bet Responsibly. ™ public service campaign through its nonprofit, the Entain Foundation US.
The initiative, which is part of Responsible Gaming Education Week 2021, will see the campaign featured on Entain’s “Gamble Responsably America” app that educates sports fans about responsible sports betting. HaveAGamePlan.org will feature the first application of its kind.
“Our responsible gaming programs and AGM initiatives, including Having a Game Plan, are completely aligned,” said Martin lycka, Entain Senior Vice President for US Regulatory Affairs and Responsible Gaming and Director of the Entain Foundation in the United States.
“The more we can repeat the responsible gaming message across multiple channels, such as the Gamble Responsably America app and Have A Game Plan, the better the experience for our customers.”
Senior Vice President AGA Casey clark added, “Working with the Entain Foundation to provide consumer education tools and resources benefits both clients and the long-term sustainability of the legal and regulated market.
“Allowing this market to continue to grow requires a collective and balanced approach to engaging fans and punters. We are delighted that Have a Game Plan continues to be adopted by a wide range of businesses interested in successful sports betting. “
The AGA launched Have A Game Plan in late 2019 and includes partners DraftKings, FanDuel, Monumental Sports and Entertainment, NASCAR, New York Jets, NHL, PGA TOUR, SeventySix Capital, Sightline Payments, Sinclair Broadcast Group, UFC, Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Football Team.
Entain and EPIC Risk Management and RG24 / 7, which partner with the Entain Foundation US on Responsible Gaming Education and Projects, launched the Gamble Responsably app in the US in June.
The free app, available in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store, offers a series of educational resources and tools to anonymously help and support anyone facing potential problem gambling issues.