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LACG Helpline Operations Accreditation

In July of 2017, the Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling (LACG) received accreditation from CONTACTUSA for the Louisiana Problem Gamblers Helpline and the Northwest Louisiana Suicide Prevention Helpline.
 
This accreditation marks the first time a Problem Gambling Helpline has received a Problem Gambling specific accreditation. 
 
Accreditation is an intensive process requiring Helplines to meet 73 standards regarding Governance, Fiscal and Business practices, Training, Supervision and Evaluation of Helpline Specialists, Service Standards, Community Integration, and Facilities and Equipment.


Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling 
324 Texas Street 
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101 
Tel:(318) 227-0883 
Fax:(318) 221-0005 
Helpline: 1-877-770-STOP 
lacg@helpforgambling.org 
Center of Recovery-CORE 
635 Stoner Ave. -
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101 
Intake # 1-877-587-LACG (5224)
Fax:(318) 424-4355 Intake # 1-877-587-LACG (5224) 
adm.assistant@centerofrecovery.org


  Contact the Louisiana Legislative Auditor Hotline if you suspect theft, fraud, waste or abuse of public funds by anyone.

Fight Fraud, Waste & Abuse: 1-844-50-FRAUD

When providing information to the LLA Hotline, please include sufficient detail (describing who, what, when, why, and how)  to allow us to fully evaluate your information. Although we will consider anonymous information, providing us with your name and  telephone number will allow us to contact you with any additional questions that we have.