Warruwi Gambling Help

If gambling is creating problems for you, your family, your community and your culture, we can help you with Aboriginal specific support.

Aboriginal face to face counselling support

We provide counselling services for Aboriginal people at the following locations. You can also find support at any of these counselling locations across NSW:

Mission Australia
Shop 1, 40 Clyde St Kempsey, NSW, 2440
02 6562 2347
Mission Australia433 Hunter Street Newcastle, NSW, 2300

02 4033 4941

0427 226 254
Mission Australia
36 – 40 Gurwood Street Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650
02 6932 7500
University of Sydney Gambling Treatment
Clinic – Outreach at Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation
187 Riverside Drive Airds, NSW, 2560
1800 482 482

Warruwi Gambling Help Program

This Warruwi program works with communities to promote a healthy approach to gambling and seeking help. It is run by the following organisations:

  • Northern Rivers Community Gateway – a community hub based in Lismore delivering the Warruwi program on the Far North Coast, Mid North Coast and in the New England area. Call them on 02 6621 7397 or email warruwi@lnci.org.au.
  • The NSW Aboriginal Safe Gambling Program – run by former Newcastle Knights player, Ashley Gordon, they deliver the Warruwi program in Sydney, Western Sydney, Central Coast, Hunter region, Illawarra and South Coast, Southern Inland, Murray region, Riverina, Far West, Central West and Orana regions. You can call Ashley Gordon on 0409 245 597 or email agconsultant@optusnet.com.au.

For more information about the program watch the video below or contact one of our Warruwi organisations.