Useful Links - Student and Parental support.

Jigsaw

We are working to change how Ireland thinks about and responds to young people’s mental health through Research, Engagement and Services. We respect the voice of young people, and believe that all young people should be given the supports they need to develop good mental health. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Pieta House

Pieta House provides a free, therapeutic approach to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Teenline Ireland

We hope this will provide you with information about our free phone helpline and other support services in your area. If you feel alone, worried or distressed or just need someone to talk to, you can call our confidential helpline. To find out more, go to https://www.teenline.ie

 

Bodywhys

Bodywhys is the Irish National Charity, which offers support, information and understanding for people with eating disorders, their families and friends. To find out more, go to https://www.bodywhys.ie

 

Crisis Pregnancy Services

Providing information on all services for unplanned pregnancy. To find out more, go to https://www.positiveoptions.ie

 

Focus Ireland

Everyone has a right to a place they call home. If you are homeless or need to contact Focus Ireland call: To find out more, go to https://www.focusireland.ie

 

Gay Switchboard

GSD’s core service is provided via telephone. They provide non-directive, nonjudgmental, befriending, support and a general information service to the gay, lesbian and bisexual community, to anyone who has issues relating to their sexuality, to their parents, families and friends. To find out more, go to https://www.gayswitchboard.ie

 

Mental Health Ireland

Mental Health Ireland aims to promote positivie mental health and to actively support persons with a mental illness, thier families and carers by identifying their needs and advocating thier rights. To find out more, go to https://www.mentalhealthireland.ie

 

One Family

One Family is Ireland’s national organisation for one-parent families. We work with all types and all members of one-parent families, respecting the realities of family life, to affect positive change and achieve equality and social inclusion for all one-parent families in Ireland. To find out more, go to https://www.onefamily.ie

 

Parentline

For over twenty years, Parentline has provided a completely confidential helpline for parents and guardians. Parents phone Parentline with all sorts of problems. There is no typical call. Calls come from parents of new born babies, toddlers, pre-teens and teenagers – children of all ages. To find out more, go to https://www.parentline.ie

 

Samaritans

Samaritans are available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide. To find out more, go to https://www.samaritans.org

 

Suicide or Survive

Suicide or Survive Ltd (SOS) provides services and supports aimed at suicide prevention in Ireland. The ultimate aim of this programme is suicide prevention. To find out more, go to https://www.suicideorsurvive.ie

 

Victim Support

The Garda Siochana operates closely with the Crime Victims Helpline, which can help provide support to victims of crime. To find out more, go to https://www.crimevictimshelpline.ie

 

ACCORD

Accord is a well known, respected and experienced agency that has in excess of 50 years experience working with couples and individuals supporting them in their Marriages and Relationships. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.