List of National Mental Health Support Charities / Agencies for
Young People in Ireland

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2: Addiction Recovery Ireland

Information & counselling services for people struggling with addiction
Phone No: 087 655 1565

3: As I am

Ireland’s National Autism charity providing information to people with autism & their families.
Phone No: 0818 234 234

4: Aware

Aware provides support, education and information services for those impacted by depression, bipolar disorder and other mood related conditions.
Phone No: 1800 80 48 48

5: Barnardos Children’s Bereavement Service

Offers support to young people in relation to bereavement.
Phone No: 01 4732110

6: Belong To

Support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people in Ireland.
Phone No: 01 6706223

7: Bodywhys

Bodywhys provide information and support for people affected by eating disorders
Phone No: 01 210 7906

8: Crosscare

Support, advocacy services and information for people who have moved to Ireland
Phone No: 01 873 2844

9: Cycle Against Suicide
Cycle Against Suicide is a national awareness charity that strives to break down the barriers around mental illness and works to increase awareness of the supports and treatments that are available to empower those affected.

10: Enable Ireland

Services and supports for people with disabilities and their families or carers.
Phone No: +353 (0) 1 8727155

11: Exchange House – Ireland’s National Traveller Service

Support for members of the Traveller Community for mental health, addiction & those experiencing a crisis.
Phone No: 01 872 1094

12: Family Carers Ireland

Support & advice for carers of a loved one who has a disability, is ill, has an addiction problem, is elderly or has mental health challenge.
Phone No: 1800 24 07 24

13: Family Resource Centres Ireland

Family and community based supports

14: Focus Ireland

Support for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Phone No: 01 671 25 55

15: Grow

Mental health and recovery online support groups, education and resources.
Phone No: 1890 474 474

16: Hearing Voices Network

Information, resources & support groups for people who her voices, see visions or have other unusual perceptions.

17: HSE – Getting urgent help

The Emergency Services should be contacted if you or someone you know is in immediate danger of harm or suicide.
Phone: 999 or 112

18: Hse Child And Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

The HSE Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) is a specialist service for people under the age of 18 with mental health difficulties. These are difficulties that affect your thoughts, feelings and behaviours every day.

19: HSE Mental Health Information Line

The HSE Mental Health Information line is dedicated to providing information on supports & services in your area and how to access these.
Phone: 1800 111 888

20: Irish Men’s Sheds Association

Support, resources & activities for men in Ireland.
Phone: 01 891 6150

21: Irish Refugee Council

Information, services and support for refugees in Ireland.
Phone No: 01 764 5854

22: Child Line/ ISPCC

Twenty Four Hour support for children and young people up to the age of 18.
Phone No: 1800 833 634

23: Jigsaw

Jigsaw provide support and information to make sure every young person in Ireland has somewhere to turn to and someone to talk to.
Phone No: 01 472 7010

24: LGBT Ireland

LGBT Ireland provide information and support options for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people in Ireland.

Phone No: 01 6859280

25: Lifeline

Lifeline is the Northern Ireland crisis response helpline service for people who are experiencing distress or despair.
Phone No: 0808 808 8000

26: Men’s Aid

Helpline for men experiencing domestic abuse
Phone No: 01 554 3811

27: Mental Health Ireland

Information & resources for minding your mental health.
Phone No: 01 284 11 66

28: MyMind

MyMind provide fast and easy access to counselling and psychotherapy in Dublin, Cork, and Limerick, as well as online.
Phone No: 076 680 1060

29: National Office For Suicide Prevention

National Office for Suicide Prevention supports implementation of Irelands suicide prevention strategy and provides a national database of mental health services.

31: National Traveller Mental Health Network

Community led organisation to address Traveller mental health challenges and support members of the Traveller Community.
Phone No: 01 679 6577

32: Parentline

Helpline for parents who need advice for any aspect of parenting.
Phone No: 1890 927 277

33: Pavee Point

Local community supports and information for members of the Traveller & Roma Community.
Phone No: 01 8780255

34: Peter McVerry Trust

Supports & services for people struggling with homelessnes
Phone No: (01) 823 0776

35: Pieta House

Pieta House provide a free, confidential counselling service to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm.
Phone No: 1800 247 247


36: PIPS

PIPS provide counselling and complementary therapies, home visits, one to one sessions, and support groups in Northern Ireland. PIPS can also provide support for families who have been touched by suicide throughout Northern Ireland.
Phone No: 0800 088 6042

37: Rainbows Ireland
Rainbows is a dedicated free service for children and young people. The Rainbows programme supports children and young people affected by loss because of bereavement, separation or divorce. The service is available in local communities throughout Ireland.
Phone No: 01 4734175

38: Reachout

Reachout is an online youth mental health service which supports those going through a tough time, providing reliable information and support on anything which could affect someone’s mental health.

39: Samaritans Ireland

Samaritans is a service that can be used either if your situation feels more urgent, or if you feel like all you need is a good chat. There are 20 branches of Samaritans in Ireland with volunteers ready to answer the phone if you feel overwhelmed.
Phone No: 116 123


40: is Ireland’s youth information website created by young people. It provides young people with information they need to live active, happy and healthy lives.

41: St. Patricks Information & Support Line

Information & support for people (and their families/friends) experiencing a mental health challenge provided by Qualified Mental Health Nurses.
Phone No: 01 249 3333

42: Teenline Ireland

Teen-line Ireland provides a national non directive free phone and text service for teenagers.,text%20to%20our%20trained%20volunteers.
Phone No: 1800 833 634


Turn2me are an online mental health community providing peer and professional support to those in need. Remain anonymous, express yourself, and share your experiences without fear of recognition or judgement.
Phone No: 1800 247 247

44: Woman’s Aid
24/7 helpline for woman experiencing domestic abuse.

Phone: 1800 341 900

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