Get help and support
First Nations organisations can help
Rumbalara Aboriginal Co-operative
20 Rumbalara Road, Mooroopna, Victoria 3629
Phone: (03) 5820 0000
Rumbalara Aboriginal Co-operative website
Gippsland and East Gippsland Aboriginal Co-operative
27 Riverine Street, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Phone: (03) 5150 0700
Gippsland and East Gippsland Aboriginal Cooperative website
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service
238-250 Plenty Rd, Preston, Victoria 3072
Phone: (03) 9403 3300
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service website
Mallee District Aboriginal Services
114 Orange Avenue, Mildura, Victoria 3500
Phone: (03) 5018 4102
Mallee District Aboriginal Services website
Strong Brother Strong Sister
You can call these co-ops even if you don’t live near them.
The services are free and private.
If you want to yarn, there are gambling workers in five Aboriginal organisations.
Everyone is welcome to use their local Gambler’s Help service.
If you want to yarn, give Gambler’s Help a call on 1800 858 858. You can call any day, any time.
There is good help online:
- 100dc.com.au (the 100-day Challenge app and website can help you take a break from pokies or betting).
Staying out of venues
You can ban yourself from a pokies venue or the TAB. Call Gambler’s Help on 1800 858 858 and they will help you.