The California Council on Problem Gambling (CCPG) is a non-profit organization, founded in 1986, dedicated to assisting problem gamblers and their families by promoting awareness, education, research, prevention and treatment for problem gambling. CCPG is one of 36 state affiliates of the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG).
The Council exists to help those affected by Problem Gambling, and is neither for nor against legalized gambling.
CCPG is funded by voluntary contributions from businesses and other interested parties, like you. We do not receive any state or federal funding. To make a tax-deductible donation to CCPG, please click here.
We provide the following services and resources to people throughout California:
Education and Certifications
- Gambling Counselor Certification (CCGC)
- Gambling Establishment Employees and Managers (RGC)
- Gambling and Law Enforcement Employee Training
Literature and Educational Materials
- Ban Yourself from Gambling
- Learning Tools
- Outpatient Counseling
- Inpatient Treatment
- Community Support Groups