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Gamble responsibly

If you're experiencing problems with your gambling, free and confidential advice is available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

The Gambling Help Service is a free service funded by the Queensland State government and delivered by a network of community based service providers to Queenslanders experiencing problems with gambling.

The Gambling Help Service can assist if:

  • you are concerned about your own gambling;
  • you are affected by the gambling of a family member or friend;
  • you are a health and community support worker, working with people affected by problem gambling; or
  • you are a community member interested in understanding more about responsible and problem gambling.


Please call the Gambling Helpline on 1800 858 858 for free and confidential counselling and crisis support 24 hours, 7 days a week. The Gambling Helpline also offer referrals to the closest Gambling Help service for face-to-face counselling.


Please visit Gambling Help Online to access the following services:

  • free 24/7 chat and email counselling and support services;
  • professional counsellors with expertise in problem gambling and online services;
  • a stepping stone for further help-seeking, including telephone and face-to-face gambling services; and
  • extensive website content, self-help information and weblinks for additional support.

Click here for more information on how to seek help is also available through the Queensland Government Community Support.