GamCare provide confidential counselling advice, information and support for anyone affected by a gambling problem.
The National Gambling Helpline is free to call on 0808 8020 133 or you can chat to an Adviser. They provide live, confidential, one-to-one information, advice and emotional support, plus they can signpost to further sources of specialist help, including face to face, online and telephone treatment services across England, Scotland and Wales.
The Helpline (phone and live chat) services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Advisers are specifically trained and can discuss what options are available, and they can offer coping strategies to those who want to change their gambling behaviour as well as support for others who are impacted by gambling.
The GamCare online Forum and Chatrooms are available to anyone who wants to share their experiences and seek support from others. Threads include an area for new members, for supporting a problem gambler, recovery diaries, and information about Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon meetings.