(Services listed operate in the Republic of Ireland)

If you, or someone you know, needs help you can do so in the following ways:

Samaritans is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for anyone struggling to cope. For confidential, non-judgemental support please call 116 123 in the Republic of Ireland or visit for details of the nearest branch.

Aware: 1800 80 48 48

Childline: 1800 666 666

Pieta House: 1800 247 247

G.P. or health centre. Visit the online service finder.

Emergency Department of your nearest general hospital. Hospitals are listed on the online service finder. You can also contact the emergency services by calling 999 or 112 if you or someone else has harmed themselves or taken an overdose.

Visit for a full list of services around the country.


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