Black Oak Casino Resort takes the issue of responsible gaming very seriously. We encourage all guests to enjoy themselves and have fun by staying within their limits and budgets. The information and contacts listed on this page are for the purpose of understanding responsible gaming and to assist you in seeking help if you feel you may have a gambling problem. We encourage you to contact one of the listed organizations today.
It is widely believed that 1-2% of all gamblers are compulsive and that most experience varying degrees of depression. Participating in games of chance becomes a self-medicating distraction, providing only temporary relief from the underlying problems associated with this type of compulsive behavior.
Admit that you have a progressive illness that won’t go away by itself. Thousands of people have received help through Gamblers Anonymous or other programs designed specifically for people with gambling problems.
National Helpline for Problem and Compulsive Gambling: 1.800.522.4700
Office of Problem Gambling (OPG)
National Council on Problem Gambling, States Councils and Affiliates (which include links to its states affiliates)
The Institute for Research on Pathological Gambling and Related Disorders at Harvard Medical School
American Gaming Association
National Center for Responsible Gaming
Council on Compulsive Gambling of California (CCGC)