We know some people like to play pokies and gamble, but do you sometimes feel like gambling can cause worry?

Or do you know someone who is worried about money because of their gambling?

Playing pokies can be fun in moderation, but it can also be addictive.

Feeling stressed about gambling is common, but the good news is there are lots of people who can help.

There’s no shame in reaching out!

There are lots of people in our community who want to help you with your gambling worries. They can also help you if you’re worried about a family member or friend who is gambling.


Our Financial Counsellors provide free, confidential, non-judgmental assistance for individuals and families to sort out money worries, explore options and plan for the future. We also run short courses and help you build your money management skills.We will help you get the support you need and to reduce the impact of problems associated with gambling.

Phone: (08) 89 51 80 00 / www.anglicare-nt.org.au

Congress Social and Emotional Wellbeing

Congress’ Social & Emotional Wellbeing (SEWB) services can help you with social, emotional and cultural wellbeing (feeling safe and happy) and relationships with your mob. They can give you support if you are depressed, anxious, worried or stressed.

You can yarn about your life and worries with a psychologist who will help you by working with you on a treatment plan and program. We can get translators to help with language if you need.

Phone: (08) 8959 4750 / www.caac.org.au