Problem gambling is a public health concern as it affects the community through the individual, families, employment, and schooling. An estimated 5% of the U.S, population is affected by problem gambling.
Alcohol and Drug Dependency Services is committed to helping our community members with education and treatment around this health issue. If you would like to reach out and connect with us, please feel free to call any of our offices or Iowa’s 1-800-betsoff helpline. We have offices in the counties of Des Moines, Henry, Lee, and Louisa. All services are confidential.
Problem gambling treatment services are provided to individuals and families. Services include assessment, individual and various group counseling sessions including financial counseling. Individual sessions are available for private discussions of concerns and evaluating treatment goals and progress.