Chandana’s story

My name is Chandana. I am an affected family member of a gambler and Peer Connection volunteer. Before we came to Australia, he never really gambled. Maybe only $50 at the casino sometimes and then we went home. In Australia, we were in separate cities much of the time for work. So initially I didn’t…

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Christmas 2017 Venue Support Newsletter

Our Venue support team at Gambler’s Help North & North Western have had a busy 2017.  Why not catch up on some of the detail in their latest newsletter.

Christmas 2017 Venue Support Newsletter

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Many Ways to Have Fun 2017

Responsible Gambling Awareness Week focuses on engagement with the community. One of our popular events to support the week at Banyule Community Health was a community event promoting and highlighting alternative recreational options to gambling. In partnership with the Women of West Heidelberg we talked to over 100 local community members at our event, “Many…

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Peer Facilitated Course

A new peer facilitated course for people experiencing gambling harm Banyule Community Health is running a new course for people experiencing gambling harm. The course will be presented by 2 facilitators who have experienced gambling harm and recovery and aims to help people make positive changes to their gambling behaviour. It will include education about…

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