A proven leader in providing help for Problem Gamblers and their families, the Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling (LACG) has developed unique programs to address these problems. The result is an exciting, new treatment concept, which affords varying levels of counseling and help, up to and including residential treatment. The level of treatment to which the person is assigned is based on an assessment with our staff.
The need for treatment is supported by the fact that studies commissioned by the Louisiana State Office of Behavioral Health show that as many as 200,000+ Louisiana residents suffer from gambling related problems.
The Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling is a non-profit organization dedicated to advocating for and providing cost effective quality assistance for all individuals in the state of Louisiana who may be affected by gambling problems. The organization further promotes the development of educational programs and professional resources for problem gambling assistance.We are gaming neutral and work in partnerships with other agencies throughout Louisiana that support services to help problem gamblers and their families.