Gamblers Anonymous and
Gam-Anon

Gamblers Anonymous (GA). Gamblers Anonymous is a twelve-step support program that holds meetings in approximately 70 communities around Minnesota. Participation in GA is free. MinnesotaGA.com and GamblersAnonymous.org. 1-855-222-5542 (1-855-2CALLGA).

Gam-Anon. Gam-Anon is an organization for families and close friends of problem gamblers that has meetings in nearly 20 cities around the state. GamanonMN.com. The toll-free helpline is 1-888-435-7166 (1-888-HELP1MN).

What is Problem Gambling?

Problem gambling, also known as gambling addiction or compulsive gambling, is defined as the urge to gamble despite harmful negative consequences or a desire to stop.