MENTAL HEALTH & SUPPORT SERVICES

NEED TO TALK TO SOMEBODY?

Lifeline

Lifeline is the Northern Ireland crisis response helpline service for people who are experiencing distress or despair. No matter what your age or where you live in Northern Ireland, if you are or someone you know is in distress or despair, Lifeline is here to help.

helpline staffPeople living in Northern Ireland can call Lifeline on 0808 808 8000. Deaf and hard of hearing Textphone users can call Lifeline on 18001 0808 808 8000. Calls to Lifeline are free to people living in Northern Ireland who are calling from UK landlines and mobiles.

Lifeline counsellors are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to listen and help, in confidence.

Lifeline counsellors are experienced in working with trauma, suicide, self-harm, abuse, depression and anxiety. You will receive immediate help on the phone. Should you need further support we can provide a face-to-face counselling appointment in your local area within seven days.

Lifeline also provides support and guidance to families and carers, concerned friends, professionals, teachers, youth workers, clergy and communities. Remember, Lifeline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Just call.

The Lifeline helpline is funded by the Department of Health.

At present Lifeline cannot respond to online requests for help and support.

www.lifelinehelpline.info

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SAMARITANS IN IRELAND

Samaritans volunteers in Ireland answered over 625,000 calls for help in 2017.

www.samaritans.org

Call Freephone: 116 123

Text: 087 2 60 90 90 (standard text rates apply)

Email: jo@samaritans.ie (RoI)

Email: jo@samaritans.org (NI)

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Action Mental Health (AMH)

www.amh.org.uk

Contact Form Here

Please note that this contact form is for general information requests about AMH Services, responses can take up to 48 hours during office hours – Monday – Friday 9-4pm, excluding Bank Holidays.

If you are in crisis, telephone Lifeline 0808 808 8000.

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AWARE NI

www.aware-ni.org

Contact Form Here

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MINDWISE

www.mindwisenv.org

Belfast Resource Centre 

Tel: 028 90 248006

Ballyclare Resource Centre 

Tel: 028 93 341714

Banbridge Resource Centre 

Tel: 028 40 669402

Downpatrick Resource Centre

Tel: 028 44 617964

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INSPIRE

www.inspirewellbeing.org

hello@inspirewellbeing.org 

Tel: 028 9032 8474

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NI ASSOCIATION FOR MENTAL HEALTH

www.nicva.org

Tel: 028 9087 7777 

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NI ASSOCIATION FOR MENTAL HEALTH

www.mindingyourhead.info

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Lighthouse, Belfast

www.lighthousecharity.com

info@lighthousecharity.com

Tel: 02890 755070

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