6.5. Getting Assistance

If you feel you need support and assistance as a result of betting or gaming there are several organisations who offer advice and help.


GamCare is a leading authority on the provision of support, advice and counselling to people affected by gambling problems.
Please call 0808 8020 133 or visit www.gamcare.org.uk

Gambling Therapy

Gambling Therapy offers a helpline and a forum for gamblers to discuss any issues they may have www.gamblingtherapy.org

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and help other compulsive gamblers do the same. www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk

Be Gamble Aware

BeGambleAware® is administered and funded by an independent charity, the Responsible Gambling Trust, operating as GambleAware. www.begambleaware.org


GamBlock provides a service that will block individuals experiencing gambling problems from accessing gambling websites. www.gamblock.com

National Debtline

The National Debtline is a free, independent charity, that provides debt advice by phone, webchat and email to people across the UK.
Please call 0808 808 4000 or visit www.nationaldebtline.org

Last Modified Date: 15/07/2020