Brooklyn PGRC

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What’s New:

The Brooklyn PGRC would like to thank Cindy Encalada from JASA for arranging us to deliver a Problem Gambling 101 training for JASA and NY Connects staff. Your organization provides such crucial information and services to seniors and other residents in our borough and we are happy to collaborate with you to share relevant information about problem gambling. We look forward to future collaboration with JASA and NY Connects in Brooklyn!

The Brooklyn PGRC would like to thank Mike Swain from Brooklyn Defender Services for having a great conversation with our Team Leader about problem gambling in Brooklyn and the ways that our organizations can help each other’s services. We look forward to future collaboration with BDS as we continue to grow our referral partnership! 

The Brooklyn PGRC would like to thank Ruchama Clapman from Mothers and Fathers Aligned Saving Kids for inviting our Team Leader back to her “Family Matters” radio show to talk about our resource center and how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting families in NYC. We always enjoy being on your show and look forward to future collaboration with MASK! 

 

About:

The Brooklyn Problem Gambling Resource Center is a program of the New York Council on Problem Gambling, which is funded by the New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports.  The Brooklyn PGRC is dedicated to addressing the issue of problem gambling in Brooklyn through increasing public awareness and connecting those adversely affected with services that can help them.

The Brooklyn Problem Gambling Resource Center is dedicated to the positive transformation of lives harmed by problem gambling. This vision of transformation includes individuals with a gambling problem as well as their families and communities. With a focus on supporting the individual and reducing barriers to care, the Brooklyn PGRC is truly the premier center for providing problem gambling services in Brooklyn, NY.

Brooklyn PGRC Team

  • Ashley Santangelo Team Leader

  • Shawna Black Program Manager

  • Latasha Forbes LCSW - Bushwich

  • Laura Rinck LCSW - Downtown Brooklyn