At Gordon Moody our vision is that all those affected by gambling related harm will have access to the right help.
We understand that seeking the support that you need can sometimes be a confusing and challenging process.
By contacting us we will be with you every step of the way to help you or a loved one start to reclaim and rebuild their lives free from gambling addiction though finding the right support for you.
Our treatment programmes are aimed at those whose lives have been severely impacted by gambling addiction.
But gambling is a problem if it causes a problem. No matter how serious you may think your problem is, if gambling is having a negative effect on your life we are here to help and get you set up with support that works for you.
So how do you know if your gambling is serious enough for treatment at Gordon Moody or that you need to explore another option?
You can get in touch with us by phone, text or email to discuss your gambling issues.
Our team of advisors are non-judgmental and will be happy to help. If you feel you are not ready to talk to anyone why not take our Self Test or read some of our real-life stories. The important thing to remember is that you are not alone and we are here to help you.
National Gambling Treatment Service
Gordon Moody is part of the National Gambling Service in the UK. This service works with and alongside the NHS.
It’s free at the point of delivery, provides telephone, online and face-to-face treatment for individuals and groups, across Great Britain.
You can find out more about the National Gambling Treatment Service by visiting https://www.begambleaware.org/ngts or calling the national gambling helpline on 0808 802 0133.
It may be that you are being negatively affected by other issues in addition to gambling we also may be able to help.
Other issues such as substance misuse Drugs/Alcohol, Debt issues, Poor Mental Health, homelessness, domestic abuse and suicidal thoughts are all issues we have some experience of and can show you where to get help.
A full list of our partner organisations can be found here or contact one of our advisers for more information:
Gamblingtherapy.org is an online support service for people outside the United Kingdom with gambling problems and those affected by others’ gambling. Their online services include a Live Advice Helpline, Forums, Group therapy as well as email support in other languages. They also have a resources database to look for other options. For more details please visit
A UK charity providing a helpline and one-to-one counselling services for people affected by gambling harm within the UK. The helpline is open from 8am to midnight. For more details please visit the website or phone as below.
Freephone: 0808 8020 133
Gambling, drug and alcohol use can threaten and ultimately destroy family relationships and wellbeing. Adfam empower family members and carers, support frontline workers and influence decision-makers to stop this happening.
Gamblers Anonymous UK
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling behaviour and to help others do the same. Groups throughout the country or chat with others online. More details on the website together with regional helpline numbers.
Can assess your gambling behaviour online. They have various options you can take from there, depending on how severe your problem is and what you would prefer to do.
Better Futures Website
National Problem Gambling Clinic – London
The CNWL National Problem Gambling Clinic treats people living in England and Wales who are aged 16 and over. It assesses the needs of addicted gamblers as well as those of their partners and family members and offers evidence based treatments as well as interventions to assist with financial, employment, social and relationship difficulties. For more details please visit the website
Tel.: 020 7381 7722
Gam-Anon – Support for those affected by others gambling
Gam-anon is a support group for the spouse, family or close friends of compulsive gamblers. Please visit the website for more information and regional helpline numbers or phone the national number as below.
Tel.: 08700 50 88 80
It’s Good To Talk
Therapy offers you a safe, confidential place to talk about your life and anything that may be confusing, painful or uncomfortable. It allows you to talk with someone who is trained to listen attentively and to help you improve things.
Step Change Debt Charity
Provide the UK’s most comprehensive debt advice service, helping people with debt problems take back control of their finances and their lives.
Tel.: 0800 138 1111
Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat 8am-4pm
Debt Advice Foundation – Confidential and independent debt advice
Debt Advice Foundation is a national debt advice and education charity offering free, confidential support and advice to anyone worried about debt.
Tel.: 0800 043 4050
National Debtline – Confidential and independent debt advice
The helpline provides free confidential and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems. For more information please visit the website or call the helpline.
The Money Advice Service – free and impartial money advice, set up by government.
If you’re struggling with debt, it can be hard to know where to turn. But with lots of free, confidential help and advice services available across the UK, there’s no need to use a fee-charging debt management company
Tel.: 0300 500 5000
Citizens Advice Bureau
Citizens Advice Bureau helps people resolve legal, financial and other problems by providing free information and advice. For more information, including details of local offices, visit:
A UK charity helping people take back control of their life from gambling. Betknowmore UK was established by individuals with lived experience of gambling harms, who now use that insight and knowledge to help others.
Rehab 4 Addiction
Rehab 4 Addiction is an advisory and referral service for people who suffer from alcohol, drug and behavioural addiction.
Rehab 4 Addiction works closely with rehabilitation centres and outpatient clinics throughout the UK and the admissions team match a patients’ addiction with an appropriately placed rehabilitation centre.
Finty is an online resource providing valuable information on managing finances and how it helps mental health, including expert advice on combating debt, knowing why people overspend and how to manage the effects of money pressures.
They offer practical, useful tips and advice on budgeting, analysing spending habits, how to deal with debt and more.
Addiction, Mental Health, Housing and Financial Guide for Veterans
When a member of the British military retires from active service and returns to civilian life, the adjustments required can be significant.
Many of the men and women of our armed forces may have been living in Service Family Accommodation and now find themselves seeking a roof over their heads for themselves and their families. This guide will offer advice that can make the transition from serviceperson to civilian as smooth as possible. There are also a number of useful resources regarding mental health, addictions and financial advice.