Getting Help

Gambling problems

Is your gambling behaviour getting out of control?

If you’re worried about your gambling support is close at hand.  It can be really hard to talk about, but help is available and it’s not just gamblers that need support; it’s also those around them.
Get immediate support

Gambler’s Help is free and confidential advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Help people with gambling problems as well as those close to them who are affected by their gambling. There are many ways to get help:

Phone Gambler’s Help line: 1800 858 858 or
Gambler’s Help Youthline (under 25’s): 1800 262 376.

Or visit

If you, or someone you know has a gambling problem, our local help centre can refer you to specialist counselling services in your area.

Other support may also be available to help you deal with the impact of financial loss.

You are not alone – free, confidential help is nearby.