Gambling Helpline

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Tel:
1-800-363-5864         Toll Free: 1-888-899-4357 (HELP)
Website: http://www.health.gov.nl.ca/health/mentalhealth/provincial_programs_services.html

Mandate:

The Gambling Helpline is dedicated to supporting gamblers and their families; and reducing and eliminating problem gambling in NL.

Target Population:

Individuals who are concerned about their own or another’s gambling. The Helpline is available for anyone experiencing a problem or negatively impacted by gambling, as well as family or friends.

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

  • A 24 hour, 365 days of the year, telephone service for people who are concerned about their own or another’s gambling. The helpline provides:
    • Information
    • Basic education regarding gambling problems
    • Crisis intervention
    • Possible referral to other appropriate support services
  • All calls are confidential and free of charge.