National Gambling Helpline goes live

GambleAware is delighted to announce the live operation of the National Gambling Helpline for the Republic of Ireland. Fulfilment is being done by Ireland's leading national provider of addiction counselling and related support services, Cuan Mhuire. For further information on the magnificent work of Cuan Mhuire, visit

National Gambling Helpline - 1800 753 753

While the hours for the helpline at the moment are limited to 9am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday, GambleAware hopes to extend these hours as well as provide online internet support also via live chat over extended hours.

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About The IRGB

The IRGB provides an industry funded resource in the Republic of Ireland to deliver a gateway to education of responsible gambling, increasing awareness and treatment of problem gambling. This initiative acts as a hub for industry funding of research, education and treatment. It also delivers GambleAware in Ireland to provide advice, education, awareness and support for gamblers, their families and any gambling related problems.

The IRGB has a simple underlying principle governing our direction:


To ensure that those who need assistance, support and treatment for problem gambling issues can get the help they need.


For further information contact: IRGB, 16/17, South Terrace, Cork, Ireland.