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Sometimes the best way to get support is to speak with someone about the challenges you’re experiencing. And the best step to take is to start now. Pick up the phone and call the BC GAM info line at 1-888-795-6111. It’s confidential and free.

BC GAM Info Reps

BC GAM Info Reps are available across the province to provide free, confidential support to anyone with a gambling problem. To find a rep in your area, call the BC GAM info line at 1-888-795-6111—24 hours a day, seven days a week—or visit www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca.

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GameSense Info Centres, located in casinos and community centres across B.C., are staffed with GameSense Advisors. GameSense Advisors can answer most gambling-related questions, and help find additional support to people who may be experiencing problems with gambling. They also provide referrals to help you access free professional counselling.

GameSense Info Centres also offer a range of interactive learning tools to help you understand how gambling works, including the rules of different games, the odds of winning, and how randomness and unpredictability play a major part.

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Counsellors are available across the province to provide free, confidential support to anyone with a gambling problem. To find a counsellor in your area, call the Problem Gambling Help Line at 1-888-795-6111—24 hours a day, seven days a week—or visit www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca.

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The BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program provides support and resources in several languages, to assist those whose first language is not English. For more information, visit www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca/multicultural-information.

Sources:

https://www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca/multicultural-information
https://www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca/sites/default/files/content/brochures/prevention/rack-card-aboriginals.pdf