Lifeline

Tel (Helpline): 0808 808 8000
Textphone: 18001 0808 808 8000
Web: www.lifelinehelpline.info

Lifeline is the Northern Ireland crisis response helpline service for people who are experiencing distress or despair. No matter what your age or where you live in Northern Ireland, if you, or someone you know, is in distress or despair, you can ring the Lifeline helpline. Counsellors are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to listen and help, in confidence.

Lifeline counsellors are experienced in working with trauma, suicide, self-harm, abuse, depression and anxiety. You will receive immediate help on the phone. Should you need further support they can provide a face-to-face counselling appointment or complementary therapy in your local area within seven days.

Lifeline also provides support and guidance to families and carers, concerned friends, professionals, teachers, youth workers, clergy and communities.

Calls to Lifeline are free to people living in Northern Ireland who are calling from UK landlines and mobiles. The Lifeline helpline is funded by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety for people living in Northern Ireland.

Last updated on 21/07/2012

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