Problem Gambling/Gambling Addiction

Online casino gambling can be a safe and enjoyable pastime when viewed as entertainment only and approached responsibly. While millions of players worldwide enjoy online play, for some gambling of any kind can be extremely problematic. The adverse effects of excessive gambling, compulsive gambling, and gambling addiction are far-reaching; it is important to recognise where a gambling problem exists, and address that problem through support and assistance from the many resources available. The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) defines problem gambling as, "gambling behavior which causes disruptions in any major area of life: psychological, physical, social or vocational." If you are experiencing negative consequences as a direct or indirect result of gambling activity, we encourage you to seek the advice and guidance of one or more of the following non-profit organisations to start on your way to recovery: