Telephone Support Lines for Young People
|Who can Help?
|What Do They Do?
|What Topics Can They Help With?
|How Can They be Contacted?
|Crisis response line for people in distress or despair
Textphone users (for deaf and hard of hearing):
|Childline provides support and guidance on multiple topics including:
You and your body
Home and Family
1-2-1 counsellor chat
|Crisis messenger text service
|Advice on safeguarding and child protection issues and somewhere to report concerns
Web support for teenagers
|Aware is a mental health charity working exclusively for those with depression and mental health concerns
|Confidential advice on drugs
|Support for individuals and families who are at risk of becoming homeless
|Family Planning Association
|Advice on sexual health
|Domestic and Sexual Violence Helpline
|Advice for anyone affected by domestic and sexual violence
|The Migrant Centre NI
|Financial Health and Well being
LGBT Switchboard NI
|Support and counselling for the Gay, Lesbian and Transgender communities
Sex and relationship advice
|Specialist services for women, children and young people who have experienced domestic and sexual violence.
|Family Support NI
|Website to access support in your area – for a wide range of issues – giving local contact details