Wyoming Council on Problem Gambling

Wyoming Council on Problem Gambling

WCPG is a resource for problem gamblers, family members, concerned others,  communities, employers, and businesses. 

The policy of WCPG is that the organization is neither for nor against legalized gambling. 

For more information please call 307-217-9107.

Warning signs

 Prevention Tips

Helpful Resources

  • Spending more money than intended on gambling.
  • Gambling for longer periods of time than intended.
  • Getting into serious financial trouble because of gambling.
  • Lying to cover up gambling losses.
  • Using gambling to escape personal problems and distressing feelings.
  • Thinking about gambling all the time.
  • Being unable to set limits.
  • Gambling in spite of losing more than can be afforded.
  • Problems paying bills because of gambling losses.
  • Not paying bills to cover gambling losses.
  • Gambling to cover loses.
  • Destroying families and relationships because of gambling.
  • Borrowing or stealing money from family, friends, or employers to keep on gambling.
  • Experiencing poor job performance or losing a job because of gambling.
  • Gamble for entertainment, not as a way to make money
  • Set a budget BEFORE you start to gamble and stick to it
  • Never chase losses.
  • Limit your time to gamble.
  • Don’t mix drinking and gambling.
  • Balance gambling with other recreational activities.
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