Support Organisations - Gambling Issues

UPDATED: 01.01.2020

For further support information related to debt, unemployment, poverty or homelessness can be found within the Hardship section of the support pages

Be Gamble Aware
Help, support and advice on problem gambling.
Helpline: 0808 8020 133 (lines open 24 hours a day)

CNWL - National Problem Gambling Clinic
NHS Clinic for problem gamblers, support for anyone over 16 in England and Wales. Further details can be found online.

Gamcare provide confidential counselling to anyone affected by gambling dependency, plus the family and friends of compulsive gamblers. Also offering a forum, chatroom and access to online advisors.
Helpline: 0808 8020 133 (lines open 24 hours a day)

Big Deal
Information for young people about gambling.
Helpline: 0808 8020 133 (lines open 24 hours a day)

Gambling Addiction
NHS information about addiction to gambling.

Gamblers Anonymous
A self-help organisation for anyone with gambling problems, further information about meeting details can be found online.

Safer Gambling
Information from the Gambling Commission to help control of time and money spent on gambling.

Gam-Anon offer advice to anyone affected by someone else’s gambling problem.

Gordon Moody Association
A charity offering residential treatment for gambling. 

National Debtline
Free, confidential and independent advice for anyone with debt problems in England, Wales and Scotland. Advice is available online or over the phone.
Helpline: 0808 808 4000 (lines open Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm, Saturday 9.30 - 1pm)