Tackling addiction to gambling games

Owen Baily

Owen Baily

Have your say

For Owen Baily, gambling was an exciting escapist adventure which offered him fast cash and a road to riches.

But it soon became a crippling addiction which saw him spend much of the last decade living on the streets and battling alcohol abuse.

“At my lowest point I was resorting to looking in phone boxes, trying to get enough money together for a tin of baked beans and some bread so I had something to eat,” Owen admits openly.


Back to the top of the page