External Support ServiceS

This Page is Under Development.

If you do not see the contact details for the support services you are looking for,

don't stop looking for support.

Check out Mental Health Ireland and the HSE for additional resources, information or guidance.

If you need someone to talk to immediately 

contact the Samaritans, they are waiting to take your call.

If you are a "free mental health support services provider or organisation" and you do not see your organisations' information listed below,  please email project@frcmentalhealthpromotion.ie with the information and we will include you in our list.

Teenline

National helpline for teenagers.

Teenline provides a listening and support service.

Helpline: 1800 833 634

https://www.ispcc.ie/teenline/

Childline

A 24-hour helpline for people under the age of 18 who need support.
Helpline: 1800 66 66 66
Freetext – 50101

www.childline.ie

Parentline

The national helpline for parents

Helpline: 1890 92 72 77 or 01 873 3500

www,parentline.ie
 

LGBT Ireland

National support service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people and their families and friends.

Helpline: 1890 929 539
www.lgbt.ie​

Traveller Counselling Service 

The Traveller Counselling Service is an independent organisation with registered charitable status and has a board of directors which is made up of members of both the Traveller community and the majority community.

Landline: 01 868 5761
Mobile: 086 308 1476

https://travellercounselling.ie/

Suicide or Survive

Irish charity focused on breaking down the stigma associated with mental health issues and ensuring that those affected have access to quality recovery services that are right for the individual. We are working to build a society where people embrace their mental health wellness and those with difficulties are treated with dignity and respect and experience a service that offers them hope, a safe place and a positive future.

Helpline: 1890 577 577

https://suicideorsurvive.ie/

 

​SpunOut.ie

Ireland’s youth information website was created by young people, for young people.

Get anonymous support 24/7 with our text message support service

Connect with a trained volunteer who will listen to you, and help you to move forward feeling better.

Text SPUNOUT to 50808

https://spunout.ie/

Shine

Support for people affected by mental ill-health.

Phone: 01 860 1620

https://www.shine.ie/

Senior Line

Listening service for older people.

Helpline: 1800 804 591

http://www.thirdageireland.ie/seniorline

Nite Line

Student support helpline.

Helpline: 1800 793 793

https://niteline.ie/

Irish Advocacy Network

Peer advocacy in mental health.

Phone: 01 872 8684

http://irishadvocacynetwork.com/wp/

Grow

Support group for adults with mental health problems.

Helpline: 1890 474 474

https://grow.ie/

Pieta House

Free therapeutic support to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm.
Helpline: 1800 247 247
W: 
www.pieta.ie

Alone

Works with the 1 in 5 older people who are homeless, socially isolated, living in deprivation or in crisis.

Phone:  01 679 1032

https://alone.ie/

Aware

Depression Support & Education Services

Helpline: 1800 80 48 48

Turn2me

They offer self-help, peer support and professional support through an online platform for those who are experiencing poor mental health.
www.turn2me.ie

Bodywhys

Eating Disorders Associations of Ireland
Phone:  01 2107906

www.bodywhys.ie

Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

List of registered Counsellors & Psychotherapists practicing in Ireland
Phone: 01 230 3536

www.iacp.ie

Women’s Aid

Confidential information, support and understanding to women who are being abused by current or former boyfriends, partners or husbands.

Helpline: 1800341900
www.womensaid.ie

Aoibhneas Women and Children’s Refuge

Domestic Abuse Support for Women and Children
Phone: 01 867 0701
Freetext – 50101

www.aoibhneas.ie