Help from Support Agencies

If you or someone you know is unable to control their gambling, and needs specific counselling or help, there are several agencies that offer support. 

GamCare

GamCare is the leading UK provider of free information, advice and support for anyone harmed by gambling. Support is available 24 hours a day via either phone or chat help line is available  

Freephone: 0808 8020 133         

Gamblers Anonymous (GA)

Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others do the same in meeting either in person or online 

Phone: 0330 094 0322 

Gordon Moody 

At Gordon Moody has a range of services from residential treatment to online support. They offer special centers focused recovery treatment for compulsive gamblers and other support such as wrap around support for family and friend. 

Gordon Moody also offers the free Gambling Therapy app, which has features like a self-assessment questionnaire, mindfulness and self-help exercises or links to blocking software.

Phone: 01384 241292

The National Problem Gambling Clinic

The National Problem Gambling Clinic is part of the National Gambling Treatment Service and is jointly commissioned by GambleAware and NHS England. The team assesses the needs of problem gamblers and the psychological support is offered in the form of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and psychodynamic psychotherapy. 

Phone: 020 7381 7722      

 

For a list of additional support agencies on the GamCare website, click here.