Young people can be affected either directly (through their own gambling), or through problems experienced by a friend, family member or loved one.
If you're under 25 in Australia and concerned about your own or someone else's gambling, help is available - it's free and it's confidential.
Gamblers Help Youthline is exclusively for people under 25 and friends and family of people under 25.
Call 1800 262 376 for advice and support that's available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
If you're under 18 in Australia Kids Helpline is also available at any time, for any reason - just call 1800 551 800
In New Zealand Youth Gambling Helpline offers counsellors who can listen and help you talk through any challenges relating to your own or someone else's gambling.
It's free to call and available 24/7 on 0800 654 659