Awareness and prevention
Find support from other people who understand the issues, fears and challenges you are facing. Please note: peer support is not suitable for people in immediate crisis who should call Gambler's Help 1800 858 858.
Peer Connection and Chinese Peer connection are confidential, anonymous, telephone programs staffed by volunteers who have either experienced problems with gambling or worked through the impact of someone else's gambling.
You can call to be a part of the program or agree to being referred by a professional. You will then be matched with an appropriate volunteer who will call you weekly, fortnightly or monthly, as often as you need.
Connect with other people going through the same problems. Discuss hot topics, share stories, setbacks and strategies for change.
The online forum is open to anyone affected by gambling and is peer-moderated.
The forum is a safe place to:
Visit the Gambling Help Online forum