Gamblers Help counselling services are available in major regional offices throughout Tasmania. Services are free and confidential and open to anyone concerned about a gambling problem.


The Tasmanian Gamblers Help network provides a range of free services for people affected by gambling. The services provided include:

  • Professional, confidential counselling for people who have a gambling issue
  • Counselling including facilitated support groups for people with a gambling issue and their family and friends
  • Financial counselling to help people with gambling-related money problems
  • Delivery of the Tasmanian Gambling Exclusion Scheme including self-exclusions and venue bans.

Anybody affected by gambling (your own gambling or someone else's), can call:

Gambling Helpline Tasmania

1800 858 858, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

The Helpline can give you contact details for the nearest Gamblers Help counsellor and other support services. Calls to the Helpline are free from landlines, and won't be listed on your phone bill (though may be listed on mobile bills).