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If you have questions or concerns about your own gaming behavior or about that of a friend or family member, a good place to start is the NCRG.

You can also contact a 24 Hour Confidential National Helpline Number: 1-800-522-4700 or New York Specific Number: 877-846-7369 for additional assistance provided by the NCPG.

Users in Iowa seeking help can call 1-800 BETS OFF or click HERE.

If you are in Pennsylvania, please see Pennsylvania specific responsible gaming resources below:

For information on PA self-exclusion and treatment information, click HERE.

Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs’ gambling disorder treatment provider LIST.

Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania click HERE.

National Council on Problem Gambling click HERE.

Gambler’s Anonymous of Pennsylvania click HERE.

PGCB’s Office of Compulsive and Problem Gambling click HERE.

PA or National Suicide prevention number and link- 1-800-273-TALK(8255) click HERE.


Founded in 1996 as a charitable organization, the National Center for Responsible Gaming is exclusively devoted to funding research for gaming-related issues and effective methods of treatment. The research is scientific, peer-reviewed, and focused on prevention, diagnostic, intervention and treatment strategies, and advancing public education about responsible gaming.

The NCRG website provides a variety of support and referral sources for help with counseling and crisis support for any affected by a gaming-related issue. They can be reached by phone or text at 800-522-4700.

They can also be reached by clicking this link where live counselors are standing by to chat.