Mobile Terms and Conditions

The short code 53342 is used by California Council on Problem Gambling (CCPG) and its professional associate, Telus Health to promote text chat access to counselors.

You may opt-in by submitting the keyword “SUPPORT” to 53342. You will receive an immediate text back, and can begin chatting with a live counselor. You may continue texting with the counselor until you decide to end the conversation, or you text STOP, QUIT, END, CANCEL or UNSUBSCRIBE. Alternatively, the counselor will end the conversation if they do not receive a response to two (2) messages. After the conversation you may be asked to participate in a 30 day follow up survey.


For additional information, text “HELP” to short code 53342. You may opt-out at any time by sending “STOP“, “QUIT“, “END“, “CANCEL“, or “UNSUBSCRIBE” to short code 53342.