Gamblingtherapy.org is an online support service for people outside Great Britain with gambling problems and those affected by others gambling. Their online services include a Live Advice Helpline, Forums, Group therapy as well as email support in other languages. They also have a resources database to look for other options. For more details please explore their website.
A UK charity providing a helpline and one to one counselling services for people affected by problem gambling within Great Britain. The helpline is open from 08.00 to midnight. For more details please visit the website or phone as below.
Free Phone: 0808 8020 133
Gambling, Drug & alcohol use can threaten and ultimately destroy family relationships and wellbeing. Adfam empower family members and carers, support frontline workers and influence decision-makers to stop this happening.
Gamblers Anonymous UK
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and to help others do the same. Groups throughout the country or chat with others online. More details on the website together with regional helpline numbers.
If you think you have a problem with gambling, we can assess your gambling problem online. We have various options you can take from there, depending on how severe your problem is and what you would prefer to do.
Better Futures Website
National Problem Gambling Clinic - London
The CNWL National Problem Gambling Clinic treats problem gamblers living in England and Wales who are aged 16 and over. It assesses the needs of problem gamblers as well as those of their partners and family members and offers evidence based treatments as well as interventions to assist with financial, employment, social and relationship difficulties. For more details please visit the website
Email: [email protected]
Tel.: 020 7381 7722
Gam-anon - Support for those affected by others gambling
Gam-anon is a support group for the spouse, family or close friends of compulsive gamblers. Please visit the website for more information and regional helpline numbers or phone the national number as below.
Email: [email protected]
Tel.: 08700 50 88 80
Its Good To Talk
Therapy offers you a safe, confidential place to talk about your life and anything that may be confusing, painful or uncomfortable. It allows you to talk with someone who is trained to listen attentively and to help you improve things.
Step Change Debt Charity
We provide the UK’s most comprehensive debt advice service. We help people
with debt problems take back control of their finances and their lives.
0800 138 1111
Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat 8am-4pm
Debt Options - Confidential and independent debt advice
Debt Options are completely independent and are not funded by, or connected with any lender. This means they can offer unbiased debt advice and a completely impartial service, whichever route you choose to select, be it an IVA, Debt Management Plan, a Trust Deed (if you live in Scotland) or advice on Bankruptcy.
Tel.: 0800 234 360
National Debtline - Confidential and independent debt advice
The helpline provides free confidential and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems. For more information please visit the website or call the helpline.
The Money Advice Service - Free & impartial money advice, set up by government.
If you’re struggling with debt, it can be hard to know where to turn. But with lots of free, confidential help and advice services available across the UK, there’s no need to use a fee-charging debt management company
Tel.: 0300 500 5000
Citizens Advice Bureau
The Citizens Advice Bureau helps people resolve legal, financial and other problems by providing free information and advice. For more information, including the location of a local office, visit the website.
Bet Know More
Bet Know More - are a gambling support service, with a mission to provide support and education services to address problematic issues caused by gambling. http://www.betknowmoreuk.org/ specifically working in Islington, North London.
Rehab 4 Addiction.
Established in 2012 by Oliver Clark, Rehab 4 Addiction is an advisory and referral service for people who suffer from alcohol, drug and behavioural addiction.
Rehab 4 Addiction works closely with rehabilitation centres and outpatient clinics throughout the United Kingdom and the admissions team match a patients’ addiction with an appropriately placed rehabilitation centre.
Finty is an online resource providing valuable information on managing finances and how it helps mental health, including expert advice on comabting debt, knowing why people overspend and how to manage the effects of money pressures.
They offer practical, useful tips and advice on budgeting, analyzing spending habits, how to deal wiht debt and more
Addiction, Mental Health, Housing and Financial Guide for Veterans
When a member of the British military retires from active service and returns to civilian life, the adjustments required can be significant.
Many of the men and women of our armed forces may have been living in Service Family Accommodation and now find themselves seeking a roof over their heads for themselves and their families. This guide will offer advice that can make the transition from serviceperson to civilian as smooth as possible. There are also a number of useful resources regarding mental health, addicitons and financial advice.
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