About us

The Personal Finance Research Centre (PFRC) is an independent research centre based at the School of Geographical Sciences at the University of Bristol. Its interdisciplinary team specialises in social research across all areas of personal finance, mainly from the consumer’s perspective. Find more information on PFRC’s website or follow PFRC on Twitter.

GambleAware is an independent charity that champions a public health approach to preventing gambling harms. The charity is a commissioner of integrated prevention, education and treatment services on a national scale, with over £40 million of grant funding under active management. In partnership with gambling treatment providers, GambleAware has spent several years methodically building structures for commissioning a coherent system of brief intervention and treatment services, with clearly defined care pathways and established referral routes to and from the NHS – a National Gambling Treatment Service. GambleAware also runs the website BeGambleAware.org which helps 4.2 million visitors a year and signposts to a wide range of support services. Find more information on GambleAware’s website or follow GambleAware on Twitter.