Mental Health Support
We are here for you, with our broad range of events, support groups, phone line and more.
Where to get help
HSE Your Mental Health Information
Information and advice about your mental health and wellbeing. This resource allow you to choose a topic to make the connections and find support that can help.
- Phone line: 1800 111 888
A GP can offer support for anyone in crisis. If possible, ask someone to come along with you. Find a service near you:
Mental Health Organisations
If you are being supported by a mental health team, or have been in the past, contact the service for support in a crisis.
Samaritans services are available 24 hours a day, for confidential, non-judgmental support.
Pieta provide a range of suicide and self-harm prevention services.
- Freephone 1800 247 247 anytime day or night
- Text HELP to 51444 (standard message rates apply)
- Visit www.pieta.ie for more information
A free 24/7 text service, providing everything from a calming chat to immediate support for people going through a mental health or emotional crisis.
- Text HELLO to 50808, anytime day or night
- Visit www.text50808.ie for more information
A free 24/7 support service for children and young people up to and including those age 18 years of age.
- Freephone 1800 66 66 66
- Text 50101
- Live chat at www.childline.ie
Hospital and emergency services
If you, or someone you know is at immediate risk of harm, go to or call the emergency department of your local general hospital. You can also contact emergency services on 112 or 999 anytime, day or night.
Sources from HSE.ie