Resources for people with gambling disorders

The Washington State Gambling Commission is committed to the encouragement of responsible gaming practices. See programs that offer help for those with a gambling disorder and their loved ones.

1-800 Gambler confidential hotline

If you believe you or someone you know may have a problem with gambling, confidential help is available 24 hours a day. You can call 800-547-6133 or chat online.

State Gambling Program

The State Problem Gambling Program ( offers a low-barrier problem gambling treatment for individuals and their loved ones who are affected by problem gambling/Gambling Disorder (DSM5). Certified Gambling Counselors may provide reimbursement to contracted provider agencies.

Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling

Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling ( is a private, not-for-profit organization offering programs and services for problem and compulsive gambling in Washington and throughout the Pacific Northwest. If you or someone you know needs help with problem or compulsive gambling, their helpline is available toll-free at 1-800-547-6133. A helpline poster is also available for download or print.