GamCare is the leading national provider of information, advice, support and free counselling for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling. Our expert services are confidential and non-judgemental.
GamCare provides free, specialist counselling for anyone experiencing difficulties resulting from a gambling problem – including gamblers, partners and family members - across the UK. Counselling can be face-to-face or online, and we offer both individual or group sessions.
Our specially trained and experienced counsellors can give you the safe, confidential space you need to work through the issues and situations connected to problem gambling in your life, and we will work with you to find the best methods of dealing with these situations going forward.
Our counsellors work within a broad range of therapeutic approaches, meaning that GamCare can provide counselling that is tailored to your needs.
Training, qualifications & experience
Our service is confidential, accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and abides by their Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy.
All GamCare Counsellors are required to be qualified to Diploma Level and to be eligible for BACP accreditation or UKCP registration.
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Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling we deal with
All services are free of charge.
Please call the National Gambling HelpLine on Freephone 0808 8020 133 or visit www.gamcare.org.uk for further information.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm, Weekends 9am - 5pm (online only)
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|