If you, or someone you know, is in crisis now and need someone to talk to:
Contact Samaritans on 1850 609090 (Republic of Ireland) or 08457 909090 (UK including Northern Ireland)
Contact your local doctor, listed under 'General Practitioners' in the Golden Pages or visit www.icgp.ie
Go to, or contact, the Accident and Emergency Department of your nearest general hospital
Voluntary Support Services
Note: This is not a comprehensive list of voluntary support services. Local HSE Health Offices will be able to provide a more detailed guide to support services available in each region.
Aware Defeat Depression
72, Lower Leeson Street
Helpline: 1890 303 302 (7 days from 10am - 10pm) www.aware.ie firstname.lastname@example.org Providing support and assistance to that section of society whose lives are affected by depression.
Callsave: 1850 222 300 www.barnardos.ie email@example.com Committed to the best interests of children and young people in Ireland, promoting and respecting their rights.
(see website or call the office for Helpline opening hours) Providing help, support and understanding for people affected by eating disorders..
38 Blessington Street
Office: 01 8601620
Helpline :1890 621 631 (Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm) www.sirl.ie firstname.lastname@example.org Dedicated to upholding the rights and addressing the needs of all those affected by schizophrenia and related illnesses..
www.livinglinks.ie Trained volunteers offer confidential, practical support and advice to families who have experienced a death by suicide in a number of counties.