Help for Family and Friends

Help and support is available to family, friends, partners and anyone concerned about gambling (their own or someone they know).

Friends and family are able to access the Gambling Helpline 1800 858 858 and any one of the 22 Gambling Help Services across South Australia. They are all free and confidential. A Gambling Help Service can help people deal with gambling related problems such as financial and relationship difficulties, health and legal issues..

Full listing of the help available.

If you wish to speak to someone online now the Gambling Help Online service offers free and confidential online counselling and email-based support. You can remain anonymous and feel confident that you are 'talking' to qualified and experienced experts. If you're reluctant to call the Gambling Helpline or attend a Gambling Help Service this service may be particularly useful.

Talk to a counsellor online now.

If you're not ready to talk to or see someone for help, these practical tips may help.

Help: Phone. Online. Face to Face.

24/7, free and confidential Gambling Helpline offers support, information and telephone counselling 1800 858 858. The Gambling Helpline can organise an interpreter for you if you need one.

24/7, free and confidential self-help and counselling via email or chat Gambling Helpline. For information, self-help tips and support have a look at our Help and Support section.

Free and confidential personal, financial and family counselling and support. Call 1800 858 858 for a referral to a non-judgemental and friendly Gambling Help Service professional. Gambling Help Services also offer individual, family and couple counselling to friends and family of gamblers.

Immediate help is available now. Contact the Gambling Helpline now for free and confidential support, 24/7

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