Australian Capital Territory

There are a number of community organisations in the ACT that provide counselling services. Services are free and confidential.

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 ACT Gambling Counselling and Support Service is a free counselling service for people experiencing problems as a result of their gambling or someone else's gambling.  Gambling related financial counselling is also available. The services provided include:

 

  • ACTLogo1Professional, confidential counselling for people having problems with gambling
  • Counselling for the family and friends of people having problems with gambling
  • Strategies for coping with the urge to gamble
  • Strategies for coping for non-gambling family members affected by problem gambling
  • Financial counselling to help people with gambling-related money problems
  • Community education to help raise community awareness about problem gambling

This Service receives funding from the Problem Gambling Assistance Fund.

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