Get help

If you or someone you care about is running into trouble with gambling, you’ve come to the right place for support and help. Choose from our range of free confidential services:

Talk over the phone

Our counsellors are on hand 24/7 to offer help now or connect you with a face to face counsellor near you.
Call 1800 858 858.

Find support near you

There are over 55 free face to face counselling services throughout NSW. You can search for the nearest to you on our Find support near you page

Online chat

If you prefer typing to talking, you can chat with a counsellor via live online chat or email 24/7. Visit the Gambling Help Online website here.

Aboriginal support

Aboriginal people in NSW can access free advice and help on 1800 752 948. Support is also available from Warruwi Gambling Help and Aboriginal counsellors. For more information visit our Warruwi Gambling Help page here.

In your language

Counselling is available in more than 40 languages. To find help in your preferred language visit our Help in other languages page.

Help for women

Sydney Women’s Counselling Centre provides a gambling help counselling program for women. Call (02) 9718 1955 to find out more and make an appointment.

Practical support

If you’re currently facing financial or legal challenges due to gambling, you can get practical free support from:


You can self-exclude yourself from any gaming venue in New South Wales if you want to cut down, have a break or quit gambling.