County of Oswego Council on Alcoholism & Addictions, Inc

is a gambling behavior which causes disruptions in any major area of life - psychological, physical, social or vocational.

is considered a more serious form of problem gambling and is identified as a persistent and recurrent maladaptive gambling behavior that disrupts personal, family or career pursuits.

Problem Gambling

Compulsive Gambling

Outpatient Gambling Prevention

  • The Oswego Council on Alcoholism & Addiction works closely with law enforcement and lottery outlet retailers in addressing laws, rules, and sales restriction issues.

  • Training and workshops educate the public regarding the issues of problem and compulsive gambling.

  • The South Oaks gambling screening tool is utilized for assessments.
  • The Council raises public awareness and distributes information.


Problem & Compulsive Gambling