Reducing Harm - Gambling
Reducing Gambling Related Harm
If you are concerned about your own gambling or someone else's you can get support and answers to your questions from a range of services.Gamblers HelpOnline
24/7 services offer comprehensive self-help and counselling via email or chat.www.gamblinghelponline.org.au Phone
24/7 Gambling Helpline Tasmania offers advice, information, telephone counselling and referrals to in-person counselling.
1800 858 858In person
Gamblers Help counsellors are located in Hobart, Launceston, Devonport, Burnie and other centres.
- Support groups
- Self exclusions
These in-person services are delivered by Anglicare Tasmania
1800 243 232 and Relationships Australia Tasmania
1300 364 277.Exclusions from gambling
People can be excluded from gambling in hotels, clubs, casinos and wagering outlets in Tasmania, and from gambling through online operators licensed in Tasmania. Information about the different types of gambling exclusions is available here
to find out more about taking a break from gambling. Do you work in the gambling industry?
Working with gambling products may increase your risk of developing gambling problems. How would you recognise someone with gambling problems? Refer to our staff tips.
for more information.