The following are resources available if you believe you may need help.

Helpline

If you or someone you care about has a gambling problem and you are seeking resources to help the gambler or yourself, call our free, confidential helpline 24-hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-888-789-7777

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Text

Don’t want to call us?

Text us at 847-973-5685 or text “CTGAMB” to 53342. Masters level counselors respond directly to Text Messages 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year including holidays and weekends.

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Live Chat

Our Live Chat is an alternative to the Helpline for those gamblers or family members who may be more comfortable chatting online versus speaking by phone to a problem gambling specialist.

Live Chat is a site that provides emotional support and referrals for the problem gambler, and others impacted by the gambler’s behavior, i.e. family members, friends, co-workers, employers.

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Bettor Choice Programs

The Bettor Choice Programs offer a variety of treatment programs for the gambler and/or significant others of the gambler. Programs are located in various regions of the state. Individual, family and group counseling is available at these sites.

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Gamblers Anonymous

This is a twelve-step program for those with a gambling problem. Meetings are held at various locations throughout Connecticut and the United States. Meetings will be held Fridays from 12-1pm at The Edward & Mary Lord Family Health Center Community Room at UCFS, 47 Town Street, Norwich. For more information or questions, you may contact Lisa Moon at 860-822-4340.

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Gam-Anon

Gam-Anon is a twelve-step program for those who have been impacted by a gambler’s problem.  Meetings are held at various locations throughout Connecticut and the United States.

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