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Tackle Bullying (Website from the Anti-Bullying project in DCU)
Jigsaw (Mental Health Service Free Counselling to Adolescent
Turn2Me.org Trained Mental health professionals on line
Aware – Helping to Defeat Depression (www.aware.ie)
Helpline: 1890 303 302,
E-mail Support: [email protected]
Aware is a national voluntary organisation providing support through depression. Services include support groups nationwide, a loCall Helpline open 365 days a year, email support services. All services are available to individuals who experience depression and also concerned family members and friends.
Bodywhys – The Eating Disorders Association of Ireland (www.bodywhys.ie)
Helpline: 1890 200 444
Email Support Service: [email protected]
Bodywhys is the national organisation dedicated to offering support, information & understanding for people affected by eating disorders including family & carers. The helpline offers a non-judgemental and confidential support and information service. Bodywhys also offers support groups, an online support group and email support.
Helpline: 1800 666 666
Childline is a 24-hour service for children and young people up to 18 years of age. Childline is open 365 days a year (even Christmas Day!). It offers support to every young people living in Ireland through the Childline listening service over the phone.
Helpline: 1890 474 474
GROW is a Mental Health Organisation which helps people who have suffered, or are suffering, from mental health problems. Members are helped to recover from all form of breakdown, or indeed, to prevent such happening. GROW’s principal strength is the support members give each other from their own experience in matters to do with mental health.
An interactive and fun website developed by the HSE in conjunction with NOSP to help you understand more about what’s getting you down, and find a few ways to help.
MyMind is an accessible and affordable mental health service based in Dublin, Cork and Limerick as well as providing online supports at www.mymind.org.
Pieta House – Centre for the Prevention of Suicide or Self-Harm (www.pieta.ie)
Phone: 01 601 0000
Pieta House – Centre for the Prevention of Self-Harm or Suicide is a focused, counselling service which is readily accessible to those who need it. Together with you, they help you identify reasons to live.
Helpline: 1850 60 90 90, Email Support Service: [email protected]
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.
They offer their service by telephone, email, letter and face to face in most of their branches.
Helpline: 1890 621 631
Shine is the national organisation dedicated to upholding the rights and addressing the needs of all those affected by enduring mental illness including, but not exclusively, schizophrenia, schizo-affective disorder and bi-polar disorder.
Teen-Line Ireland (www.teenline.ie)
Helpline: 1800 833 634
Teenline Ireland is a national helpline for teenagers feeling fed-up, alone, distressed, worried or just want to talk. Teen-Line provides a listening and support service and will provide you with information about other support services in your area.
Turn2Me is an online mental health community providing peer and professional support to people in distress. This is done through live, moderated Forums and Support Groups. There is also free one to one online counselling to those who engage on a regular basis.
Mental Health Support (www.mentalhealth-support.ie)
Mentalhealth-support is an organisation created to help families, care givers and those suffering and affected by psychosis.