Looking to talk to someone about your gambling habits? Advisors and counsellors are available throughout the province. Call today.
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. If you're ready, pick up the phone and call Gambling Support BC at 1-888-795-6111. It’s confidential and free.
The Province of British Columbia offers free information and resources to support informed choices and healthy behaviours with respect to gambling participation. . These support services are available for anyone struggling with their own or a loved one’s gambling. To find someone in your area, call Gambling Support BC at 1-888-795-6111, which is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, or visit www.gamblingsupportbc.ca.
GameSense Advisors can answer 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 if you would like it. GameSense Advisors are available through live chat, by phone, and at GameSense Info Centres.
GameSense Info Centres, located in casinos and community gaming centres across B.C., 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.