It can be very difficult dealing with a gambling problem, especially if you are trying to do it on your own. If you or someone you care about has a gambling problem there is help available. All it takes is a phone call to someone who is there to help you.

Gamblers Help Counselling – free and confidential, support that works

At Grampians Community Health counselling is available for individuals, couples, family and friends. It is common for people to feel anxious about seeing a counsellor for a gambling related problem.

Below are some answers to common questions people have about counselling.

What to expect from counselling:

  • Counselling is free and provided in a safe and confidential environment
  • Counselling is available to individuals, couples, family and friends.
  • Counsellors assist people to address personal issues, such as gambling and other related issues (such as financial issues), in a non-judgmental way.
  • It is up to you how long you undertake counselling.

Grampians Community Health Gambling Help Service:

  •  Free, confidential and professional help in a non-judgmental environment
  • Counselling and therapy for individuals, couples, family and friends
  • Can refer to Financial counselling
  • Information and support
  • Responsible Gambling Special Interest Groups (Horsham)
  • Secondary Consult and education to other health professionals

How do I make an appointment with Grampians Community Health?

Please contact the Intake Worker on 03 5358 7400 to receive a referral and make an appointment.


Stawell (Main Campus)

8-22 Patrick St,
Stawell 3380

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5358 7400


60 High St,
Ararat 3377

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5352 6200


70-72 Hamilton Street
(Entrance via Darlot Street)
Horsham 3400

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5362 1200