Possible Places of Help in Australia

AUSTRALIA IN GENERAL

Gamblers Anonymous in Australia - GA meetings - from the city meetings, through all available suburbs of bigger cities and many country towns
Gam-Anon in Australia - Meetings for husbands, wives, relatives or close
friends of compulsive gamblers, seeking a solution for this problem
Relationships Australia - Relationships Australia aims to minimise the
harm caused by gambling by providing information and counselling
AustralAsian Gaming Council - Providing a non-exhaustive list of problem
gambling support and counselling in each states and territory in Australia
Centrelink Australia - Help services for problem gamblers which are
primarily funded by states and territory governments
Gambling Help Online - Gambling Help Online provides free live counselling
and email support to anyone in Australia concerned about a gambling issue

NEW SOUTH WALES

St. Vincent's Hospital - The St Vincent's Hospital Gambling Treatment
Program is a government-funded service providing free interventions
Multicultural Problem Gambling Service - The service aims to assist
problem gamblers from non-English speaking background living in NSW
Gambling Impact Society - The GIS (NSW) is a self-help organisation
run on a non-profit basis by volunteers and professionals
Gambling Help - Services include those designed to reach people from
particular populations, including those from culturally diverse backgrounds
Wesley Gambling Counselling Services - WGCS provides a range of
services to gamblers, partners, and families with these difficulties
The Bridge Program - We believe we offer the best recovery model,
helping you to overcome your dependency on drugs/ alcohol/ gambling
Lifeline - Harbour to Hawkesbury - A confidential and free service for
people with a gambling problem. Our counsellors are professionally qualified
New South Wales Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 633 635

VICTORIA

Gambler's Help - Southern - Gambler's Help Southern provides free,
confidential, professional help for gamblers and their families
Gambler's Help - Northern - Gambler's Help Northern is a free and
confidential service for people affected by gambling and their families
Problem Gambling - Have you ever had in issue with your gambling? If your gambling is causing issues in your life, you can take steps to change this
Better Health Channel - When you have a problem, advice for family and
friends, how to change your habits, gambling and financial issues
The Free Yourself Program - It is a positive, holistic, pro-active and very effective approach to help people to deal with their Gambling Addiction
Victoria Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 156 789 - For Victorian
GA and Gam-Anon meetings please contact: ga_victoria@hotmail.com

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Gats Counselling & Treatment Services - The Gats Gambling Addiction
Treatment & Rehab Program. Specialist Treatment for gambling addictions
Anglicare - South Australia - If gambling is affecting a person or someone
close to that person, counselling and group sessions are available
Problem Gambling Help - South Australia - you can access any Gambling Help Service across the state if you do not wish to seek help in your own area
PEACE Multicultural Gambling Help Service - PEACE provides problem
gambling information and a range of holistic and flexible support services
CentaCare Adelaide - Centacare delivers responsive, flexible and effective services to the South Australian community without regard to religion, race
Women's Health Statewide - WHS offers a limited amount of face to face counselling or phoneline counselling for women outside metropolitan area
South Australia Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 060 757

QUEENSLAND

Gambling Help Contact Numbers - Queensland Government community
page with contact numbers for gambling help available in numerous places
CentaCare - Queensland - Providing leadership, education, professional
support, policy analysis and advocacy in areas of community service
Lifeline Queensland - Lifeline Community Care Queensland's Gambling Help Service can help those who are directly and indirectly impacted by gambling
Alcohol and Drug Foundation - Queensland - Programs currently delivered
by ADFQ include: Logan House, Interlock EAP, Gambling Help services
Gambling Help - Counselling is one way for people who are having a
problem with gambling, which they cannot control to seek help
Queensland Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 222 050

TASMANIA

Department of Health and Human Services - There are options for support if
you are looking for information or solutions to problems. All services are free
Anglicare - Tasmania - This service provides specialised gambling counselling, support, group support and information to anyone affected by problem gambling
Holyoake - Holyoake Tasmania Inc. offers a unique service to help families affected by addiction whether it be to alcohol, drugs or gambling
Tasmania Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 000 973

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

Australian National University - ANU Students are welcome to use the
Counselling Centre's free and confidential service to discuss any concerns
Canberra City Oasis - Canberra Recovery Services is a long term program,
for men 18 years and upwards with Alcohol, Drug and Gambling addiction
Mission Australia - ACT - If you or someone you know needs help, contact Mission Australia Gambling Counselling and Support Services from 9am to 5pm
Australian Capital Territory Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 633 635

NORTHERN TERRITORY

Anglicare - Northern Territory - Anglicare NT's Financial and Gambling Counselling Services is a free service for people on a low income
Amity Community Services - Providing information for managing your
gambling. Amity Community Services is based in the Northern Territory
Northern Territory Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 629 683

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor - You can call and talk to
someone now by contacting the confidential 24 hour Helpline number
Western Australia Gambling Helpline - +61 1800 622 112
Gambling Help WA - +61 08 9325 5133

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