Gamblers Anonymous


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Gamblers Anonymous

(gam′blĕrz)
A self-help group for gamblers. It uses a 12-step program to encourage abstinence from gambling, similar to the work pioneered by Alcoholics Anonymous.
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n If you think you have a gambling problem or you are worried about someone else, you can phone Gamblers Anonymous on 01504-351-329 from Northern Ireland or 003-531-872-1133 from the Republic.
A reformed gambling addict from Wrexham, who was hooked on fruit machines by the age of 12, is setting up a Gamblers Anonymous group to help fellow sufferers in North Wales, where he believes the problem is 'rife'
My girlfriend and Gamblers Anonymous saved my life.
Last week he attended his first Gamblers Anonymous meeting and warned that the problem is much more widespread than many realise.
Many of the state's 11 tribal casinos post signs that list phone numbers for local chapters of Gamblers Anonymous and warn customers to ``know when to stop, before you start.
But Gamblers Anonymous has claimed increased exposure to gambling would inevitably create more addicts, while the proposals are opposed by the Methodist Church.
He turned to Gamblers Anonymous in Coventry when he risked losing his wife, and went on to set up a branch of the support group in his home town of Rugby.
I'm going to do some work with a personal fitness trainer I know through my Gamblers Anonymous meetings then phone some clubs.
Monday, October 3, 2005, was the day I got my introduction to Gamblers Anonymous.
Henry - a pseudonym to protect his identity - has been helped by-Wrexham's Gamblers anonymous which is marking its five-year anniversary and is looking to expand across North Wales.