The objectives of this study were:
To conduct an online survey to quantify the broader base of gambling in Wales. This will facilitate identification of prevalence in gambling behaviour, potential predictors of harm, specific impacts of changes in behaviour related to new technologies and access (Study 1).
To conduct interviews with service providers in each of the four identified
constituencies (Study 2).
To conduct interviews and/or focus groups with service users identified and recruited via above providers of services (Study 3).
To conduct an evaluation of local density and availability of gambling outlets,
including fixed odds machines (Study 4).