Problem gambling

Regional Services

Connect Health & Community – Preventing gambling harm

Ermha 365 – Gamblers Help Southern


Practitioner Resources

For information and resources about problem gambling visit Gamblers Help. Visit the NIFVS service directory for information about problem gambling services.

For more information and resources about working with clients who’ve experienced family violence, visit the 1800RESPECT website. Visit the NIFVS service directory for information about family violence services in the north.


Practice Resources

-Gambling and Family Violence
Factsheet (Women’s Health In the North & Women’s Health East).

-Understanding the Link between Family Violence and Gambling
Aimed at local governments this paper explains the link between family violence and gambling. (Women’s Health In the North)


Other Resources

-The Relationship between Gambling and Domestic Violence Against Women
This qualitative study investigated the relationship between gambling and violence by men against their female intimate partners. (ANROWS)

– Increasing the Odds for Safety and Respect

The Increasing the Odds for Safety and Respect project is a Women’s Health In the North and Women’s Health East project working with family violence and problem gambling service providers across the northern and eastern metropolitan regions of Melbourne to share knowledge.

-A prevention project focused on the co-occurrence of family violence and problem gambling (NIVFS)

-Problem Gambling and Family Violence Research Update (Associate Professor Nicki Dowling)