Support Services in Ireland

Childline

A free-phone and live messaging service for children and young people seeking support.

www.childline.ie

1 800 66 66 66

Free Text 50101

 

Amber Kilkenny Womens Refuge

Support, information, and accommodation for those impacted by domestic violence.

www.kilkennywomensrefuge.ie

1 850 42 42 44

 

Women’s Aid

Listening, believing, and supporting women who are experiencing abuse from intimate partners.

www.womensaid.ie

1 800 341 900

 

Barnardos Parent Support

A parent support line for those parents needing extra support.

www.barnardos.ie

1 800 910 123

 

Alone

Supports older people who are socially isolated, homeless, or living in poverty or crisis.

www.alone.ie

0818 222 024

 

Therapy Hub / A Lust For Life

Free 30 minute psychological first aid.

www.therapyhub.ie

 

Irish Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Professional body of counsellors and psychotherapists in Ireland. Has list of accredited therapists.

www.iacp.ie

01 230 35 36

 

Aware

Support for those with issues relating to their mood or the mood of a loved one.

www.aware.ie

1 800 80 48 48

 

Pieta House

Counselling Support for those in suicidal distress or engaging in self harm.

http://www.pieta.ie/

1 800 247 247 or text HELP to 51444

 

Samaritans

For people struggling to cope.

https://www.samaritans.org/

116123 or text 0872609090

 

Bodywhys

Supporting people affected by eating disorders.

www.bodywhys.ie

01 210 7906

 

AsIAm Ireland

A one-stop-shop for the Autism Community in Ireland.

www.asiam.ie

There is no help line, but they provide a list of support services in the community here.

 

BelongTo Youth Services

Supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans young people in Ireland.

www.belongto.org

01 670 6223

 

LGBT Helpline

Support for LGBT+ people across Ireland.

www.lgbt.ie

1 890 929 539

 

Embrace Farm Accident Support Network

Support for those affected by farm accident and/or bereavement.

www.embracefarm.com

085 770 9966

 

Citizens Information

Information for citizens of Ireland on all components of living in Ireland (for example, social welfare, health, employment, housing, education, family, bereavement). Provides links to relevant services.

www.citizensinformation.ie

0761 07 4000

 

 

 

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