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Call the Problem Gambling HelpLine at 1-800-GAMBLER or Text: 800-GAM or Online Chat at 1800GAMBLERCHAT.org

Welcome to the Nevada Council on Problem Gambling.

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Whatever your need, We’re Here to Help!

The Nevada Council on Problem Gambling is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to generate awareness, promote education and advocate for quality treatment and support resources for problem gambling in Nevada.  We are here to help you learn, understand, and find solutions that are right for you!

Job Opportunity - Support Specialist Needed!

We are seeking a passionate, qualified, and experienced individual to join the Nevada Council team as our Support Specialist in our Las Vegas office!

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Locator-Logo_webProblem gambling is a treatable disorder and there are many resources available to help!  Use the online Resource Locator link to the left, to access current listings of Treatment and Support resources in Nevada. And the good news? Many of the services are FREE for problem gamblers and their family members!

To speak to someone confidentially about problem gambling and resources for help, call the 24 hr. Problem Gambling Helpline at 1-800-GAMBLER or text 800-GAM.

For information on programs and services outside Nevada, click HERE.  


Awareness…Education…Advocacy

The Nevada Council on Problem Gambling is dedicated to providing our communities with reliable information and resources to help you understand problem gambling.   Our vision is to work with all stakeholders to provide sustainable  programs & services to reduce the impact of problem gambling in the State of Nevada.

 

Fowtfs-brocurer the Gaming Industry:

We value the Nevada gaming industry’s efforts to promote responsible gaming through the highest regulatory standards and support of community resources for problem gambling.  Since 1998, the Nevada Council has successfully partnered with the industry through our “When the Fun Stops” program that provides informational brochures and an employee training program to support your responsible gaming efforts.

2024 Nevada State Conference on Problem Gambling

Registration is now open for our 17th Annual Nevada State Conference!!!

Call for Presenters! We welcome presentation submissions from all who have qualified expertise or experience to share! Use the link below to access our submission criteria and submit your presentation application online! Honorariums and travel reimbursements, if eligible, are subject to availability of funds. All presenters will receive a free conference registration as our thank you for supporting this important education event!!! Deadline: February 29, 2024

2024 Online Presentation Submission – Click Here to Apply!

Click Here to learn more about the Nevada State Conference on Problem Gambling!


March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month!

Problem Gambling Awareness Month is a nationwide campaign, held annually in March, to increase the public awareness of problem gambling and promote prevention, treatment, and recovery services.

This year’s theme, “Every Story Matters,” is a reminder that every narrative, battle and triumph related to problem gambling is significant. Throughout the month, we aim to elevate these stories and support for problem gambling within our communities.

Click Here to learn more and how you can be involved!

March 16, 2024 – Las Vegas Community Event!


A New Year’s Note

Dear Community Partners and Friends,

I’ve just completed my first three months as Executive Director of the Nevada Council on Problem Gambling, and I wanted to reach out to introduce myself and thank each and every one of…. Click Here for full message.

Survey Opportunities

Are you Military personnel (active duty/veteran)? Have you Struggled with Gambling?

Email the UNLV Behavioral Addictions lab using a secure email at: behavioral.addictions.lab@unlv.edu

 


The Nevada Council on Problem Gambling is one of 35 state affiliates of the National Council on Problem Gambling, and does not take a position for or against legal gambling.