Gambling Addiction Treatment (Ohio locations)
Health Recovery Services
Center for Chemical Addictions Treatment (CCAT)
Meridian Community Care
Ohio Problem Gambling Helpline 1-800-589-9966
National Problem Gambling Helpline 1-800-522-4700
Ohio for Responsible Gambling: (www.org.ohio.gov) is an initiative aimed at promoting responsible gambling in Ohio. Four State Agencies in Ohio are working together in this effort; The Ohio Lottery Commission (OLC), the Ohio Casino Control Commission (OCCC), the Ohio State Racing Commission (OSRC), and The Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS).
Problem Gambling Network of Ohio: http://pgnohio.org/ provides a network of support to problem gamblers , their families and the professionals who assist them while bringing awareness to this issue.
Gamblers Anonymous: (www.gamblersanonymous.org) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem.
Gam-Anon: (www.gam-anon.org) is a self-help organization for the spouse, family or close friends of compulsive gamblers.
The National Council on Problem Gambling: 202-547-9204 http://www.ncpgambling.org is an organization whose purpose to increase public awareness of pathological gambling, ensure the widespread availability of treatment for problem gamblers and their families, and to encourage research and programs for prevention and education.
National Center for Responsible Gaming: http://www.ncrg.org/ 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.
Your First Step to Change Online Workbook: (http://basis.typepad.com/basis/selfhelp_tools.html) This guide will help you understand gambling, figure out if you need to change, and decide how to deal with the actual process of change.
Face the Odds: http://facetheodds.org/contact/index.php is a public awareness campaign of Recovery Resources to educate people about the potential dangers of gambling addictions. Their goal is to provide information to people about signs of gambling addiction and where people can go to seek help if they or someone they love is affected by gambling addiction.