About Gamcare

The role of gamcare is to offer guidance as well as counseling for helping to minimize all types of negative social effects that are attached with gambling in United Kingdom. This organization works for charity and was established in the month of April, 1997. In the same year itself, in October, Adrian Scarfe, head of the Clinical Services at this organization launched its Help Line and other types of counseling services. Presently, Haringey's Lord McIntosh is its president. It offers varied services for the problem gamblers even including support and free guidance by way of Net Line and Help Line and utilizes their chat rooms and online forums.

In the year 2007, its counselors handled and received from these gamblers and the members of their family more than 38,000 calls seeking help for preventing online gambling addiction. Additionally, people living in UK had the option of even appearing for direct counseling by this organization or its partners. This particular organization also helps in training people for learning the method of working with the people who are gambling addicted. Certificate is provided by this important organization to some gambling companies who have implemented successfully certain robust policies for handling the problems of potential gamblers.

There are some benefits of the certificate awarded by this charitable organization. Firstly, it ensures that these companies surpasses or meets all the prevailing regulatory conditions. Secondly, it decreases the incidences of the problematic access of under-age and gambling. Thirdly, it strengthens the entity of the brand and corporate way of governance. Fourthly, it improves the customer experience. Fifthly, it reduces considerably the retention costs and acquisition. Sixthly, it reduces potentials for the disputes. Seventhly, it has wider organizational mode of ownership along with greater understanding of the protection policies of the players. Lastly, it enhances the service skills of customers.