The state of New Mexico consistently ranks among those with the least amount of gambling addiction per capita. The sad irony here is that still, per the National Council on Problem Gambling, nearly 20,000 individual NM residents suffer from gambling issues. With 27 casinos/gaming centers in-state, as well as five racetracks that feature betting and casino gaming, New Mexico could use some help with gambling. We’re here to provide it.
Gambling isn’t just an issue in The Land of Enchantment. It’s an issue nationwide. Nine out of ten Americans have gambled at least once, and 6 out of 10 Americans gamble at least once a year. Around 6% of us report having gambling issues, and around 1% of us report a severe gambling addiction. One percent of the American population is over 3.3 million people. Fortunately, there’s help available to you, at no cost. Let us help you stop problem gambling today.
Gambling Addiction Hotline
This free and anonymous helpline is available 24/7 for anyone in the US to call and receive guidance and resources on problem gambling. Call 844-779-2637 to be connected with a specialist, or click here to visit the hotline’s website which offers more information and multiple external links. The hotline provides support for all forms of addiction and/or crisis. Call today.
The New Mexico Council on Problem Gambling exists to help residents suffering from gambling-related issues. Call their free and confidential hotline anytime at 800-572-1142 or visit the NMCPG website by clicking here. The site offers more info, resources, and even responsible gaming training videos.
The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has existed to help problem gamblers for fifty years now. It offers a 24/7 helpline for anyone suffering from gambling addiction. Call or text 1-800-522-4700 to reach a specialist, or click here to visit the website which offers a chat feature.