ARA is a major provider of supported housing services in Bristol as a partner in the Recovery Orientated Alcohol and Drugs Service (ROADS), and has an extensive and expanding service providing counselling and support for problem gamblers.
ARA provides one to one counselling for people experiencing problems with their own gambling or that of a family member. This service is available for people aged 18+ living in Bristol, throughout the South West, and in South Wales.
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and to help other compulsive gamblers do the same. Local meetings of fellow gamblers, which are held regularly in Bristol, Bath and Weston-super-Mare.
Provider of information, advice, support and free counselling for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling. We operate the National Gambling Helpline, provide treatment for problem gamblers and their families, create awareness about responsible gambling and treatment, and encourage an effective approach to responsible gambling within the gambling industry.