...recognize that for most people, gambling is a form of entertainment. However, for some it has become a serious problem that can lead to compulsive gambling - a real illness that can threaten the emotional well-being and financial security of the gambler and the family.
This illness does not target any specific age, sex, race, or social status and is not easily detected. According to the Nevada Council on Problem Gambling, warning signs that a person may be afflicted with a gambling problem include:
If you or someone you know is suffering from a gambling problem, please contact the Nevada Council On Problem Gambling for answers to your questions and confidential assistance.
Problem Gamblers Helpline: 1-800-522-4700