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Information and Support: Britain at the Bookies

If you, or someone you know, have been affected by issues raised in Britain at the Bookies, the following organisations can help.

The National Gambling Helpline

The National Gambling Helpline, operated by GamCare offers confidential support, advice and free counselling to people concerned about their gambling, or the gambling of friends or family.

Phone: 0808 8020 133
Visit the GamCare website

Information and advice for young people
Visit the Big Deal website


Gam-Anon is a fellowship of men and women who have been affected by someone else’s gambling.

Visit the Gam-Anon website

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous provides a list of support meetings for problem gamblers.

Visit their website for England, Wales and Northern Ireland

Visit their website for Scotland

The Money Advice Service

The Money Advice Service provides free and impartial money advice. An independent service originally set up by government.
Phone 0800 138 7777 (Mon-Fri 8am-6pm)

Visit the Money Advice Service website

National Debtline

National Debtline offers free, impartial, debt advice.

Phone: 0808 808 4000 (Mon-Fri 9am- 8pm Sat 9am-1pm)

Visit the National Debtline website

My Money Steps

My Money Steps is a free, interactive online debt advice service, which provides a personalised action plan for dealing with your debts.

Visit the My Money Steps website

StepChange Debt Charity

StepChange Debt Charity helps people in financial difficulty by providing free, confidential, independent and realistic debt advice.

Helpline: 0800 138 1111

Visit the StepChange Debt Charity website