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Useful Contacts and Links

Support Services and Helpline Numbers

 

Samaritans

Tel: 1850 609 090 (Open 24 Hours)         

www.samaritans.org

 

AWARE

Helping people with depression

Tel: 01 661 7211                                          

www.aware.ie

 

Barnardos

www.barnardos.ie

 

SHINE

Supporting people affected by mental illness

Tel: 1890 621 631 (Information helpline)

 

Women's Aid

Tel: 1800 341 900

 

Teach Tearmainn Women's Refuge

Tel: 045 438 461

 

Homeless Service

Tel: 1800 724 724

 

Focus Ireland (Working to end homelessness)

www.focusireland.ie

 

Soirse Women's Refuge Tallaght

Tel: 01 463 0000 (24 hour helpline)

 

Gay Switch Board

Tel: 01 8721055

 

Lesbian Line

Tel: 01 8720460

 

Men Overcoming Violent Emotion

Tel: 01 8724357

 

Mental Health Ireland

www.mentalhealthireland.ie

 

Understanding Mental Health

www.yourmentalhealth.ie

 

Connect Telephone Counselling Service

Tel: 1800 477 477 (National adult counselling service Wed-Sun 6pm-10pm)

 

AIDS Helpline Dublin

Tel: 1800 459 459

 

Hope Counselling Service (Depression)

Tel: 087 151 3535

 

Irish National Eating Disorders

Tel: 01 4753599

 

Headway (Acquired Brain Injury)

Tel: 1890 200 278                                      

www.headway.ie

 

Services and Helplines for Children, Teenagers and Parents

 

Teenline Ireland

Tel: 1800 833 634                                      

www.teenline.ie/wp/

 

Young People

www.letsomeoneknow.ie

 

Ireland's National Youth Website

www.spunout.ie

 

Headstrong (Youth Mental Health)

www.headstrong.ie

 

Reach Out (Youth Mental Health)

www.reachout.com

 

Kildare Youth Services (11-25 years)

Tel: 045 856 968                                         

www.kys.ie

 

Naas Child and Family Project

Tel: (045) 898 623

 

Association for Children and Adults With Learning disabilities (& Dyslexic Association)

Tel: 01 6790276

 

Irish Autism Action

www.autismireland.ie

 

Irish Society for Autism

http://autism.ie

 

Cari Foundation (Children At Risk in Ireland)

Tel: 1890 924 567                                     

www.cari.ie

 

Childline

Tel: 1800 666 666

 

Parentline

Tel: 1890 927 277

 

Gingerbread Ireland (Lone Parents and Children)

Tel: 01 6710291

 

Bodywhys (Eating Disorders Service)

Tel: 01 2835126                                        

www.bodywhys.ie

 

Turas Le Cheile

Tel: 086 056 6819

 

Cerebral Palsy Symptoms

http://www.cerebralpalsysymptoms.com/

 

Suicide Helplines

 

Console

Tel: 1800 201 890                                     

www.console.ie

 

1Life 24/7 Suicide Helpline

Tel: 1800 247 100 or

Text "help" to 51444

 

Pieta House Lucan - Centre for prevention of self-harm and suicide

01 601 0000 (Out of hours service)       

www.pieta.ie

 

Services for adults who experienced childhood sexual abuse

 

One in Four

Tel: 01 6624070 (Mon – Fri 9.30 to 5.30pm)       

www.oneinfour.ie

 

Alba Counselling

Tel: 1800 234 112

 

National Counselling Service

Tel: 1800 234 112

 

Bereavement Services

 

Bereavement Counselling Service

Tel: 01 8391766

 

Rainbows Programme (Bereavement support service for children)

Tel: 01 473 4175                                        

www.rainbowsireland.ie

 

Solas (Bereavement helpline for children)

Tel: 01 4732110

 

Kildare Suicide Bereavement Support

Tel: 045 895 629

 

Carlow Bereavement Support

Tel: 086 336 4961

 

Dochas (Blancharstown)

Tel: 01 820 0915 or 086 809 0633

 

Crisis Support Services

 

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

1800 778 888                                             

www.drcc.ie

 

Cherish (Pregnancy support service)

Tel: 01 6629212

 

+Options Crisis Pregnancy Services

www.positiveoptions.ie

 

Life Pregnancy Care Service

Tel: 1850 281281

 

Addiction Services

 

Alcoholic Anonymous (AA)

Tel: 01 842 0700                                      

www.alcoholicsanonymous.ie/

 

Al-Anon (For persons affected by others alcohol related problems)

Tel: 01 873 2699

 

Al-Teen (Support for teenagers whose relatives have alcohol problems)

Tel: 01 873 2699

 

Community Addiction Services HSE

Tel: 045 446 350

 

Gamblers Anonymous (GA)

Tel: 01 872 1133                                    

www.gamblersanonymous.ie

 

Gammanon

Tel: 01 842 3531

 

Gamateen

Tel: 01 872 1133

 

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

Tel: 086 862 9308                                  

www.na-ireland.org/

 

National Drugs Helpline

Tel: 1800 459 459 (Mon-Fri 10am-5pm)

 

Youth Drug and Alcohol Service (For under 18's)

Tel: 01 466 5040

 

Alcoholic Rehabilitation Centre

Tel: 01 4543793 / 4538941

 

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous - Ireland

Tel: 01 66 11 289

085 862 9273 or 086 079 6265                                                       

www.slaaireland.org/

 

Overeaters Anonymous Ireland

Tel: 086 3526467 (This phone is answered from 6pm - 8pm daily)

www.overeatersanonymous.ie