Gambling help

For information on Gamblers Anonymous meetings (Nowra and Wollongong), click here.

Find free gambling help via the Gambling Help website or phone 1800 858 858 for 24/7 counselling, information and support.

It’s okay to seek help for problems with gambling, and there’s culturally appropriate support available on 1800 858 858. This number is part of the 'Number That Changed My Life' campaign from GambleAware.

GambleAware is a NSW support and treatment service that can connect you with support groups and counselling for individuals and their families - find out more here. You can contact GambleAware Illawarra and Southern NSW by calling (02) 4267 6600 or by emailing

Warruwi Gambling Help for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples – visit their website here or call 1800 752 948.

If you are concerned about your own or someone else’s alcohol or other drug use, contact the National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline on 1800 250 015 or visit