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The Texas Lottery designs its games to provide entertainment and we encourage our customers to play responsibly. "Integrity and Responsibility" is a core value of the Texas Lottery Commission and that includes educating consumers about playing lottery games responsibly. For some people gambling can become a problem. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, we want to make you aware of the helpful resources listed below.

National Council on Problem Gambling
Call 800-522-4700
Text 800-522-4700

Gamblers Anonymous
Texas Hotlines:

  • Austin 512-860-2958
  • Dallas 214-675-0939
  • Fort Worth 817-371-0624
  • Houston 855-442-7105
  • San Antonio 210-705-4429

For family and friends of compulsive gamblers

National Center for Responsible Gaming

The Texas Lottery Commission is a member of the National Council on Problem Gambling, the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries, and the World Lottery Association and actively supports the problem gambling initiatives of these organizations.

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Downloadable Flyer - SIGNS OF PROBLEM GAMBLING (PDF file - 286kb)

Folleto para descargar - SE√ĎALES DE PROBLEMAS DE JUEGO (PDF file - 202kb)

Downloadable Flyer - PLAY RESPONSIBLY (PDF file - 256kb)

Folleto para descargar - JUEGUE RESPONSABLEMENTE (PDF file - 231kb)

This information is provided as a public service.

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