Zion Social Service – Yuk Lai Hin Counselling Centre


Sponsored by the Ping Wo Fund under the administration of the Home and Youth Affairs Bureau, Yuk Lai Hin Counselling Centre was established in February 2007. Specialising in pathological gambling counseling, we help people and families who are affected by problem gambling through hotline, face-to-face counselling, and peer support groups. We also have an outreach counselling team, which provides outreach counselling and psycho-education services to the community.

What is Pathological Gambling?

Our Scope of Services

  • Individual Counselling
  • Outreaching Counselling Service
  • Clinical Psychology Service
  • Support Group and Activities
  • Hotline / Internet for Counselling and Debt Inquiries
  • Professional Training
  • Prevention and Education Programs
  • Legal consultation

Counselling can …

  1. Help you understand your own beliefs and mentality about gambling, and reasons for your addiction in gambling
  2. Help you control your gambling urge effectively with treatments which target at the causes of your gambling problem
  3. Provide you with emotional support, empowering you to face your gambling problem and to handle its impact
  4. Provide you with courage to repair your relationships with family and friends
  5. Help you re-focus on your work and put your life back on track
  6. Help you learn the proper ways of financial management and re-define success in life
  7. Help you find the Self and your life meanings
  8. Accompany you while you learn from your failures, thereby reducing the chance of future falls
If you think you, or someone you know, has a gambling problem, please do not hesitate to contact us at 2703 9811 for professional assistance.