Description of service

GamCare operates the National Gambling HelpLine, funded by GambleAware. The HelpLine provides information, advice and support for anyone affected by problem gambling, including family and friends. GamCare’s Advisers can also make referrals for a range of treatment options across Great Britain. Web chat with Advisers also available via Calls to 0808 80 numbers are free from landlines and mobiles across the UK and do not appear on itemised bills.

Key Focus

Information, advice and support for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling

Age Range

Over 12

Opening Times

24 hours a day 365 days a year

Area Of Operation

Whole of UK


No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number