Addictions

Addictions have a negative impact on your life – and the lives of those around you. Get information on some of the addictions that affect New Zealanders the most, so you know how to get help for yourself or someone you know.

In this section

  • Alcohol and drug abuse can affect your whole life. Find out what help is available if you or someone you care about has an alcohol or drug problem. Read more
  • Harmful or problem gambling is when your gambling starts to cause problems for you or others. Support is available if you want help. Read more
  • You have everything to gain by quitting smoking. Quitting is one of the best decisions you can make for your health, and that of your friends and whānau. This page can help you find support for your smokefree journey. Read more
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