Every year, the industry voluntarily contributes $1.6 million dollars to the Gamblers Rehabilitation Fund (GRF). A significant portion of this money goes towards funding the gambling help services that provide counselling and treatment programs for problem gambling.
Help is freely available to assist people in South Australia with gambling related problems, or those affected by the gambling of others including family members.
All Gambling Help Services are free, confidential and professional and provide services including – individual and family counselling, financial counselling and support groups (where available).
For more information or to obtain help with gambling related problems call the Gambling Help Line on 1800 858 858. This service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Go to www.problemgambling.sa.gov.au to find information on problem gambling and where Gambling Help Services are located.