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Help in other languages

What language are you most comfortable speaking?

If English is not your first language, support is available in over 40 languages for culturally and linguistically diverse communities, including 中文 (Mandarin and Cantonese), Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese), عربى(Arabic) and Italiano (Italian).

GambleAware
All languages

1800 858 858

When you call GambleAware, we will arrange for you to speak to a professional GambleAware counsellor who either speaks your language or knows your culture. We may use an interpreter to help connect you to the right counsellor.

GambleAware and the Translation and Interpreting Service (TIS)

If you want the free, confidential advice and support provided by GambleAware but want talk to someone in your mother tongue, you can still get the help you need:

  • Call Translation and Interpreting Service (TIS) on 131 450.
  • Ask to talk to GambleAware on 1800 858 858 in your language.
  • TIS will call GambleAware for you.

Calls to TIS cost the same as local calls from landlines. Additional charges apply for mobiles.

Multicultural Problem Gambling Service for NSW 中文 (Chinese – Mandarin and Cantonese) + 40 other languages

MPGS provides statewide counselling in more than 40 community languages. Talk to counsellor who speaks your language, over the phone or face to face.

MPGS also has a Multicultural Problem Gambling Program for Chinese Communities. You can find out about it in Chinese here. 多元文化华人社区问题賭博咨询服务

Building 55A, Cumberland Hospital Campus
5 Fleet Street, North Parramatta NSW 2124
1800 856 800
WSLHD-MPGS@health.nsw.gov.au
dhi.health.nsw.gov.au/mpgs

You can call 1300 889 788 to be referred to a counsellor who speaks Mandarin or Cantonese in the Northern Sydney Health Network.

VCA provides gambling counselling for people in the Vietnamese community affected by gambling.

4/50 Park Road, Cabramatta NSW 2166
02 9727 5599
office@vietnamese.org.au
vietnamese.org.au

ACA offers group education, therapy and support programs for individuals and families impacted by people with a gambling problem.

Suite 2.01, Level 2, 44–46 Mandarin Street, Fairfield East NSW 2163
02 9709 4333
info@arabcouncil.org.au
arabcouncil.org.au

Co.As.It. offers free and confidential counselling support for individuals and family members impacted by gambling issues. Resources are in English and Italian.

Casa d’Italia, 67 Norton Street, Leichhardt NSW 2040
02 9564 0744
info@coasit.org.au
coasit.org.au

For free, confidential advice and support, call GambleAware on 1800 858 858 or go to I need support.

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