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Addiction happens when someone compulsively engages in behaviour such as drug taking, gambling, drinking or gaming. Even when bad side effects kick in and people feel like they’re losing control, addicts usually can't stop doing the thing they’re addicted to without help and support.

Going through a tough time? You're not alone and there are support options.

NextStep is a series of interactive questions that can help you find the best support options for you, faster.

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