State Councils and Support Groups (U.S.)
Help By State
Nevada Council on Problem Gambling
Nevada Council offers a complete resource center with referrals to counseling services throughout Nevada, as well as educational and public awareness materials including “When The Fun Stops,” “Problem Gambler Tool Kit” and “Problem Gambling and the Law.”
National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG)
NCRG’s mission is to help individuals and families affected by gambling disorders by supporting the finest peer-reviewed, scientific research into pathological and youth gambling; encouraging the application of new research findings to improve prevention, diagnostic, intervention and treatment strategies; and advancing public education about gambling disorders and responsible gaming.
The National Center for Responsible Gaming is the only national organization exclusively devoted to funding research that helps increase understanding of pathological and youth gambling and find effective methods of treatment for the disorder.
National Council on Problem Gambling—a nonprofit, information and referral agency
Youth and College Students
CollegeGambling.org was developed by the National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) as a tool to help current and prospective students, campus administrators, campus health professionals and parents address gambling and gambling-related harms on campus.
H.Y.P.E.R. “Helping Young People Experience Recovery”
H.Y.P.E.R. was made possible through The Foundation for Recovery a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Public Charity Located in Sourthern Nevada. Feel free to contact the Coordinator at [email protected] or call the Foundation for Recovery at 702.257.8199
Individual Gambling Specific Counseling
Second Chance -Rick Smith, Certified Problem Gambling Counselor
Second Chance’s mission is to provide a comprehensive treatment option for individuals desiring to recover from the disease of Gambling Disorder in a confidential and safe environment.
5836 S. Pecos Rd, #102, Henderson, NV 89120
National Problem Gamblers Helpline
National Problem Gamblers Helpline: 1.800.522.4700
Gamblers Anonymous International Service
Gamblers Anonymous 24-Hour Hotline – National
Gamblers Anonymous 24-Hour Hotline -Southern Nevada
Help For Online Gamblers
GamBlock – “We Block Access to Internet Gambling”