Useful Services

Although these phone numbers are Dublin numbers they will be able to guide you to the right service in your area.

MABS0761 07 2000

Helpline Advisers who can give you advice and support on money management and debt issues, and can also provide you with MABS self-help materials free of charge. Helpline is confidential and you can remain anonymous.

Samaritans116 123

Samaritans is a registered charity aimed at providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide.

Pieta House1800247247

Free support for those in suicidal distress or engaging in self-harm.

Citizens Information Centre0761 07 4000

The Citizens Information Board is the statutory body which supports the provision of information, advice and advocacy on a broad range of public and social services, including social welfare, housing entitlements, legal and immigration information.

Aware – depression & bipolar disorder    www.aware.ie     1890 303 302

Bodywhys – eating disorders support   www.bodywhys.ie   1890 200 444

BelonG To – LGBT youth support  www.belongto.org  01 670 6223

ISPCC Childline  – listening to children  www.childline.ie  1800 66 66 66

LGBT Ireland – supporting LGBT people  www.lgbt.ie  National LGBT helpline  1890 929 539

Living Links – bereaved by suicide  www.spunout.ie/help/service/living-links  086 937 1030

Parentline – supporting parents & families   www.parentline.ie 1890 927277 or 01 8733500

Homeless Services 

Simon Communities in Ireland: simon.ie (01) 635 4888

Focus Ireland: focusireland.ie (01) 881 5900

St Vincent de Paul: svp.ie (01) 884 8200

De Paul Trust: depaulcharity.org (01) 453 7111

Salvation Army: salvationarmy.ie (01) 874 3762

Peter McVerry Trust: pmvtrust.ie (01) 823 0776