Important Numbers & Helplines

Help and Counselling

 

  • Meath Citizens Information Service
    Contact 1800 206 506 or 046 907 4086
  • AWARE – Helping to defeat Depression
    Supports all those whose lives are affected by depression
    Phone: 046 903 1193
    Helpline: 1890 303 302
  • MENTAL HEALTH IRELAND
    Promotes positive mental health. Actively supports and advocates for people with mental health difficulties
    Phone: 01 284 1166
    The local contact for the Kells Mental Health Association is Bridget (B) Grace 046 9241911
  • RECOVERY INC.
    Self Help Health. Learn techniques for coping with depression, fears, panics, phobias, anxiety
    Phone: 01 626 0775
  • GROW
    Mental Health Organisation designed to provide support for people who have suffered(or are suffering) from Mental Health problems.
    Phone: 041 983 9617Grow is a worldwide Community Mental Health movement. It consists of a network of mutual-help groups which meet weekly. With friendly help and support one learns to overcome phobias. Anxiety, depression, panic attacks, loneliness or being ‘stuck in a rut’ Grow is open to all and the membership is free.
    Meetings are held in McAuley Centre Kells Kells on Tuesday evenings at 7.30pm and Thursday mornings 10.30pm. Contact Mairead 086 170 0842 or Sara 041 983 9617.
  • SAMARITANS
    Confidential Emotional Health Support
    Open 24/7
    Phone: 041 984 3888 or 1850 609 090
  • SCHIZOPHRENIA IRELAND
    National organisation concerned with the interests of people with schizophrenia and their caring relatives and friends
    Helpline: 1890 621 631
  • NORTH EASTERN HEALTH BOARD
    24 hour public information health line
    Phone: 1850 24 1850
  • CONSOLE
    (Bereaved by Suicide Foundation)
    Phone: 1800- 201-890
  • TEEN LINE IRELAND
    Phone: 1899 833634
  • PIETA HOUSE
    The centre for the prevention of self-harm or suicide 01 6010000
    www.pieta.ie
  • HEADSUP
    A mental health project for 15-24 year olds. Free 24 hour text service – text HEADSUP to 50424
    www.headsup.ie