American Gaming Association
The AGA is the trade association for the commercial gaming industry. The AGA plays an important role in developing industry-wide programs on critical issues such as disordered gambling and underage gambling.
National Center for Responsible Gamin
The National Center for Responsible Gaming is the only national organization exclusively devoted to funding research that helps increase understanding of pathological and youth gambling and find effective methods of treatment for the disorder. The NCRG is the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) affiliated charity.
Michigan Department of Community Health
This state agency provides a problem gambling help phone line and other informational resources in efforts to combat problem gambling in Michigan.
Michigan Gaming Control Board
The Michigan Gaming Control Board licenses and regulates the Detroit commercial casinos, suppliers and employees. The MGCB also oversees the Disassociated Persons Program.
National Council on Problem Gaming
The NCPG is devoted to problem gambling and works to increase public awareness of pathological gaming and to provide prevention and treatment for problem gamblers and their families.