There is help available for veterans who gamble compulsively.

Center for Problem Gambling at Bedford VA Medical Center

The Center for Problem Gambling is for:

  • Veterans who have a gambling problem.
  • Veterans who are concerned about their gambling.
  • Veterans who want to gamble less or stop gambling altogether.

The Center for Problem Gambling is run by a group of experienced clinicians who specialize in problem gambling treatment, education, and research.

Contact

Center for Problem Gambling
Bedford VA Medical Center
Melinda Salomon, Ph.D., Christopher Krebs, M.A., Charles Drebing, Ph.D.
(781) 687-2665 or (781) 687-2641
e-mail: Christopher.Krebs@med.va.gov
http://www.bedford.va.gov/Mentalhealth/gambling.asp

Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling

The Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling is a private, non-profit health agency dedicated to reducing the social, financial and emotional costs of problem gambling. The Council provides prevention, information, education, advocacy and referral services for problem gamblers, their loved ones and the greater community.

Contact

The Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling
190 High Street
Boston, MA 02110
617-426-4554
http://www.masscompulsivegambling.org