Have you ever had an issue with your gambling?
For some people gambling can change from entertainment and pleasure and become an issue. When that happens, gambling can play too big a role in a person's life and hurt them, their family, friends and the people who care for them.
If your gambling is causing issues in your life, you can take steps to change this. Talking about gambling with somebody you trust can reduce the stress that can cause you to continue to gamble. If you have an issue with gambling there is free, confidential professional help and support available.
Help for gamblers
There are many ways you can take control
Find help through counselling
Has a family member or friend ever had an issue with their gambling?
You cannot force someone to acknowledge that they have an issue with gambling but you can encourage them to seek professional help. If you’re not sure how to approach the situation, a counsellor can help point you in the right direction.