Everyone around a person who gambles at risky levels can be affected by gambling — partners, children, siblings, parents, friends and work mates.
Free and confidential help and support is available to anyone concerned about their own or someone else’s gambling.
Family and friends of a person with gambling problems can access
- the Gambling Helpline on 1800 858 858
- and any of the free and confidential Gambling Help Services across South Australia.
You can get help to deal with gambling-related problems including financial and relationship difficulties, health and legal issues.
There are many ways to get help :
24/7, free and confidential, the Gambling Helpline offers support, information and telephone counselling. Call 1800 858 858.
24/7, free and confidential self-help and counselling by email or online chat at the Gambling Helpline.
Free and confidential personal, financial and family counselling and support. Call 1800 858 858 for a referral. Gambling Help Services also offers counselling to friends and family of gamblers.