A woman smiling and looking outside of a moving train

Gambling Counselling Service

Mental health recovery

Wagga Wagga, 2650

To deliver a structured counselling program to Aboriginal problem gamblers and their families through the Riverina area. With a focus on community development and education in Aboriginal communities.
Appointments can be made over the phone and no referral is necessary.

Search the service directory

Contact us

Unit 2
36/40 Gurwood Street Wagga Wagga NSW 2650
Phone number
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Opening hours

8.30-4.30 weekdays and flexible evening shifts

Gambling Help logo

While many people gamble for entertainment, some Australians develop gambling habits that impact negatively on themselves, their families and their communities.

Some of the difficulties that come with gambling at problematic levels include:

  • Having no money for bills, food or rent
  • Health problems, such as stress, depression, loss of sleep and anxiety
  • Being at a high risk of losing family, friends, your house or job.

Common reasons people gamble to such lengths include:

  • To make quick money
  • To relax or get away from life’s stresses or problems
  • To fill in time when there’s nothing else to do

Whatever the reason for gambling problematically, the one thing that’s guaranteed is that the longer you continue, the harder it will be to stop.

Who we assist

We assist Aboriginal people from the Riverina area requiring support with Gambling issues and/or their family members.

Eligibility criteria

We assist Aboriginal people and/or families requiring support with gambling issues

Referral process

We accept direct referrals or referrals from other services.

Gambling Counselling Service location

Services nearby

See more services

Purpose - 'Inspired by Jesus Christ, Mission Australia exists to meet human need and to spread the knowledge of the love of God'