How you can help yourself and your family

For every one person with a gambling problem, five to ten other people are affected. If someone close to you has a gambling problem, you may feel anxious, alone and unsure about what to do.

While you can play a vital role in helping the person with the gambling problem, it's just as important that you look after yourself and your family. We're here to help you protect yourself and the people around you from financial and emotional harm.

It's not just the gambler who is affected

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Support, advice, counselling

Read more about how we are putting families and friends at the forefront of our thinking in reducing harm caused by problem gambling.

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