Bhoys and Ghirls, I start this because Gambling Addiction is a very serious problem and I thought this would maybe be a place where those who have an addiction or feel they might be heading down that road can offer support and advice , who knows....it might be a godsend to someone. http://www.whenthefunstops.co.uk Being a compulsive gambler can harm your health and relationships, and leave you in serious debt. If you have a problem with gambling and you'd like to stop, support and treatment is available. GamCare offers free information, support and counselling for problem gamblers in the UK.http://www.gamcare.org.uk It runs the National Gambling Helpline (0808 8020 133) and also offers face-to-face counselling. National Problem Gambling Clinic If you live in England or Wales, are aged 16 or over and have complex problems related to gambling, you can refer yourself to this specialist NHS clinic for problem gamblers. Gordon Moody Association offer residential courses for men and women who have problems with gambling – email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01384 241292 to find out more.https://www.gordonmoody.org.uk Gamblers Anonymous UK runs local support groups that use the same 12-step approach to recovery from addiction as Alcoholics Anonymous. There are also gamblers anon support groups for friends and family.http://gamanon.org.uk From Seán's post.. For individuals in Scotland: https://gascotland.org/ 24hr helpline, live chatfacility and list for local meetings.