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Lost more than you planned? Contact us!

Every year Gambler's Help assists thousands of Victorians with free and confidential advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We help people with gambling problems as well as those close to them who are affected by their gambling. There are many ways to get help – choose the support that suits you. On the phone support. Online chat. In person counselling. You name the method, we’re here to help.

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Get back on track, support is close at hand, it's confidential and free

Help yourself

Use these tips, tools and programs to help you get control of your gambling

Support someone

Information for those who are affected by someone else’s gambling

Check if your gambling is OK

Take this quiz to discover if you are experiencing harm

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Families and friends

If someone close to you is experiencing harm from gambling, we can help you.

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Under 25s

Going through a tough time? Youthline is confidential and open 24/7 – call 1800 262 376.

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Aboriginal communities

Harm from gambling is common in both the wider community and the Aboriginal community.

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In-language suport

Help in languages other than English

Talk to someone who speaks your language.

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Trent Cotchin, Captain of Richmond Football Club

"When I was younger, I loved to go to the Spring Carnival and put a few dollars on the horses with the boys. But I learned quickly that you lose a lot more than you win!"

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* Based on 2017–18 data from the Gambler's Help client outcomes survey where 93% of responses indicated gambling affected their ability to be productive at work none of the time at a six month follow up survey.