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Stay Motivated with Text Message Reminders
Your journey with problem gambling is personal, and receiving encouraging words of support along the way can make a difference. If you or a loved one are struggling with gambling behaviors, sign up for free motivational text message reminders to support you throughout the recovery process. After signing up, you’ll receive a few simple questions to help determine the types of messages you’ll receive. One simple text is all it takes to get started!
To sign up for helpful reminders straight from your phone, text EncourageMeMN to 53342 for English, or text AnimameMN to 53342 for Spanish.
If someone you care about, such as a parent, partner, youth, friend or colleague, appears to be suffering from a gambling disorder, help is available.
Problem gambling affects a number of professions, and Minnesota is fortunate to have skilled professionals to assist with recovery in the areas of counseling, legal, healthcare, and financial.
A recent study found that 56,000 Minnesota adults struggle with problem gambling, and 162,000 more are at risk of addiction. The good news is, help is available, and recovery is possible.
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Stories of Hope
Real people, across varying ages, genders and ethnicities, share personal stories of finding their way out of problem gambling. Meet the individuals brave enough to speak up, seek help and enter a hope-filled recovery.