Need help with a gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER

No Cost Treatment

Counseling for gambling problems at no cost to Maryland residents is now available for anyone seeking help regardless of insurance coverage, financial status, or ability to pay. Funding through the Problem Gambling Fund managed by the Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health Administration supports this effort to remove the barriers to treatment for anyone with a gambling disorder. You can receive help for a gambling problem without adding any additional financial burden to your life.

To find a counselor who is registered to offer no cost treatment, look for the counselors in your county in the linked lists below.

Call the Helpline: 1-800-GAMBLER

The helpline is available 24/7, and is free and confidential for all callers.

-The helpline counselor will listen to your problems.

-The helpline counselor can connect you with a peer counselor (counselor who is a person in recovery)who can listen and help you decide the best path for to address any problems gambling is causing you.

-The helpline counselor will make a recommendation about services, which can offer you or your family member support.

-The helpline can make a referral to a counselor trained to understand problem gambling.

-The helpline can provide written materials about gambling problems mailed in plain envelopes.

Find the Gamblers Anonymous Meetings Closest to You

Kolmac Clinic
1 North Charles Street Suite 602
Baltimore, MD 21201

Hiss United Methodist Church
8700 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21234

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