Gambler’s Health Southern offers specialist Provider Education services for health and welfare professionals.
Health, community and welfare professionals are likely to encounter individuals and families impacted by gambling issues. We encourage you to call us for further information, education and guidance regarding information on gambling and referrals assistance for those harmed by gambling.
Gambler’s Health Southern’s helpline can assist professionals with advice and guidance in referring a gambler or someone affected by gambling harm.
The program aims to increase the capacity of professionals to identify and provide appropriate responses to people experiencing gambling related harm when they present to other organisations. Provider Education services include provision of information and resources, training and secondary consultation.
The Problem Gambling Professionals website, supported by the Department of Justice, is designed specifically for health and welfare professionals. It provides information, guidance and resources to help professionals identify and respond to gambling issues amongst their client group.
It includes sections on: