Responsible Gaming (Daily Fantasy)


For more information about DraftKings commitment to Responsible Gaming click HERE.

DraftKings is innovating the daily fantasy sports industry and enriching sports experiences worldwide. Our fair and responsible contest line-up ensures every user can play within their financial means. DraftKings is committed to integrity, fairness and reliability. We do everything possible to prevent gaming-related problems. We’ve developed measures to maintain a responsible, safe and reliable place for online gaming.

DraftKings offers the options to self-exclude and self limit. If, at any point, you think you're spending too much time or money on DraftKings, you have the option of taking a break from DraftKings entirely. Self-limiting allows you to still play, however, within the parameters that you set for yourself. To learn more view our help center

Options to Limit Play:

DraftKings also provides options to limit the amount of funds you can deposit into your account by choosing an amount over a daily, weekly and monthly period. If you have an account you can view more details about the deposit limit options here.

Need Help?

If you have questions or concerns about your own gaming behavior or about that of a friend or family member, good places to start are the NCPG or the NCRG.

You can also contact a 24 Hour Confidential National Helpline Number: 1-800-522-4700 or New York Specific Number: 877-846-7369 for additional assistance provided by the NCPG.

Users in Iowa seeking help can call 1-800 BETS OFF or click HERE.

If you are in Pennsylvania, please see Pennsylvania specific responsible gaming resources below:

  • For information on PA self-exclusion and treatment information, click HERE.
  • Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs’ gambling disorder treatment provider LIST.
  • Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania click HERE.
  • National Council on Problem Gambling click HERE.
  • Gambler’s Anonymous of Pennsylvania click HERE.
  • PGCB’s Office of Compulsive and Problem Gambling click HERE.
  • PA or National Suicide prevention number and link- 1-800-273-TALK(8255) click HERE.


Founded in 1996 as a charitable organization, the National Center for Responsible Gaming is exclusively devoted to funding research for gaming-related issues and effective methods of treatment. The research is scientific, peer-reviewed, and focused on prevention, diagnostic, intervention and treatment strategies, and advancing public education about responsible gaming.

The NCRG website provides a variety of support and referral sources for help with counseling and crisis support for any affected by a gaming-related issue.

Concerned About a Family Member?

If you believe that a member of your family is a problem gamer or is overspending please contact for assistance.

You may be able to exclude the DFS consumer(s) from participating in contests or to set deposit or loss limits. In order to process such requests, DraftKings will require the following proof: (1) that the requestor is jointly obligated on the credit or debit card associated with the DFS Consumer’s account; (2) proof of legal dependency of the DFS Consumer; (3) the existence of a court order requiring the DFS consumer to pay unmet child support obligations; and (4) any additional identifiable verification documentation validating the relationship between the requestor and DFS Consumer.

Parental Controls

If there are children under 18 who have access to your computer, you may want to consider installing parental control software to prevent access to online gaming site and other material, such as:

If you believe that a minor is improperly using DraftKings please contact

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