Being responsible about gambling means knowing whether to play, how to play, and how much money to spend. The following services can help you develop a responsible approach so that gambling stays enjoyable and safe. If you, or someone you know, show some of the signs of problem gambling the following free sites are available.
GamCare, a registered charity, has become the leading authority on the provision of counselling, advice and practical help in addressing the social impact of gambling in the UK. GamCare takes a non-judgemental approach to gambling. They aim to - Improve the understanding of the social impact of gambling. Promote a responsible approach to gambling. Address the needs of those adversely affected by a gambling dependency. GamCare operates the national telephone helpline for anyone affected by a gambling problem and operates a network of both face-to-face and online counselling and support services.
For more information on their support and services please visit GamCare.
Gamble Aware is managed by the Responsibility in Gambling Trust, an independent charity which funds treatment, research and education about responsible gambling.
Their website was developed by a Task Force made up of representatives from the Gambling Commission, DCMS, academia and industry.
Please Note: To open an account with an online gambling company or bookmaker you must be over the age of 18. They reserve the right to ask for documentation that shows proof of your date of birth. Some may also use 3rd party applications to verify that the date of birth used in your account application is correct. You should keep your User Code, Password and Credit/Debit Card details secure at all times to avoid any potential misuse by persons under the age of 18.
US citizens will not be allowed to open accounts with any online gambling site listed on our site. This website only advertises gambling companies in the United Kingdom.