Local Gambling Hotlines to Call by U.S. State

Telephone support for gambling-related problems by state

Helplines can be a great place to start when seeking assistance with gambling-related problems. As well as providing understanding and support, they have a wealth of resources on where to get help with a gambling addiction, such as assistance with overcoming debt problems.

To find a gambling hotline near you, look for the listing for your state below. If your state is not listed, call the National Problem Gambling Helpline at 1-800-522-4700.

You can also search online for psychotherapists in your area who specialize in treating addiction or for local gambling support groups.

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1-800-777-7207

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1-800-NEXT-STEP / 1-800-639-8783

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Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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Connecticut Council on Problem Gambling Helpline

1-800-346-6238

24 hours, confidential: 1-888-850-8888

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Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling Helpline

24 hours, confidential, multilingual: 1-888-ADMIT-IT / 1-888-236-4848

24 hours, confidential: 1-800-699-7117

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Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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24 hours, confidential: 1-866-662-3800

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Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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Maine Council on Problem Gambling

Tel: 207-775-4357

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

Maryland Council on Problem Gambling

Tel: 410-375-1421

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

24 hours, seven days a week, confidential: 1-800-426-1234

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24 hours, confidential: 1-800-270-7117

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Minnesota: Northstar Problem Gambling Alliance

Tel: 612-424-8595

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

24 hours: 1-888-BETSOFF, 1-888-238-7633

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Nebraska Council on Compulsive Gambling

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

24 hours, seven days a week, 365 days a year: 1-800-437-1611

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North Carolina Problem Gambling Helpline

24 hours: 1-877-718-5543

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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24 hours, seven days a week, confidential; text and email options available: 1-877-695-4648 (MY LIMIT)

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24-hour, confidential: 1-877-9-GAMBLE

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South Dakota Gambling Helpline

1-888-781-HELP

Texas Council on Problem and Compulsive Gambling

Tel: 972-490-1007

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

Vermont Council on Problem Gambling

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

West Virginia Council on Problem Gambling

Refers callers to national helpline: 1-800-522-4700

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