2020 – 2024
Beacon Counselling Trust (BCT), working in partnership with Gamcare, have been a key partner on the delivery of the Big Deal Youth Outreach Programme for the previous two years. The project’s key objective is to reach out and provide free problem gambling workshops and training to any organisations that work directly with children and young people aged 11 – 19 years in the UK.
Due to the continued success of the programme and an increase in Gamcare funding BCT will continue to spearhead the Big Deal Programme and extend its offer of free problem gambling workshops across Merseyside and the North West of England over the next 4 years. This work encompasses a wider national drive by Gamcare, across 8 regions within