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Organisations that can help

Suicide Bereavement Therapy

is available for individuals and children following a death by suicide from Pieta House nationwide. In addition to local supports, Pieta House has a national helpline for those looking for bereavement therapy - 081 811 1126.
Highfield Lawn, Model Farm Road, Bishopstown
021 439 5333
3rd Floor, Grand Central Building, Canal Road, Letterkenny, F92EK7Y
074 912 6594
309 Collins Avenue, Dublin 9, D09 DX53
089 439 1695
2nd Floor Lismoyle House, Merchants Road, Galway, H91 FX4T
091 502 921
28 Moyderwell, Tralee
066 716 3660
Ardaulin, Mungret
061 484 444
For anyone who has had counselling or is seeking counselling in Roscrea or Ennis, please contact the Limerick centre.
Sean Costello Street, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, N37 DN36
0906 424 111
20 Waterside, Waterford City
051 858 510
14 Francis Street
053 912 2787

Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officers

Free & confidential service that provides assistance & support to families & individuals following the death of a loved one by suicide.
Jerard Enright
085 856 8081
Marian King
085 738 0444
Bernie Carroll
086 418 0088
Kate O’Mahony
085 870 6574
Denis Sherlock
085 870 6712
Leanne Brennan
085 253 8638
Denis Sherlock
085 807 3040
Denis Sherlock
085 870 6712
Kathryn McAree
085 870 6591
Geraldine Burke
085 870 6714
Marie Burke
085 877 2028
Pauline Cahillane
085 856 8082
(in Clane, Naas, Kilkock, Leixlip, Co Kildare)
086 0566 819

Other Support Services

Extensive online library of self help guides.

01 213
preventing suicide and self harm
Supporting parents after bereavement.
+353 1 4045378085 288
BeLong to Youth Services
LGBTI+ support available
Text LGBTI+ to 086 1800 280
01 670
Childline logo
Listening service for all children up to age 18.
1800 666 666 or text TALK to
FLAC: independent legal rights organisation offering basic legal information and advice to the public.
1890 350
LGBT Ireland
Support and information to LGBT people, their family and friends.
1890 929
Gender Identity family support line 01 907 3707
suicidal distress
Support, guidance & information for parents.
LoCall 1890 927
(National Suicide Research Foundation)

An independent, multi-disciplinary research unit that investigates the causes of suicide and self-harm in Ireland.
021 420
The role of the HSE's NOSP is to support, inform, monitor and co-ordinate the implementation of Connecting for Life. This is the national strategy to reduce suicides in Ireland.
01 620
suicide prevention groups
Articles and information for young people on many topics, including mental health.
Text SPUNOUT to 086 1800 280
suicide support group
A free 24/7 text service, providing everything from a calming chat to immediate support for people going through a mental health or emotional crisis.

Text HELLO to 50808, anytime day or night.
support groups depression
Online counselling available to members of the Traveller community

Medical Support Services

999 or 112
Minors, i.e. under 16 years should also attend A&E at their nearest Children’s Hospital.

Mental Health Support Services

Aware Support line
Support for people experiencing depression and anxiety.
1800 80 48
Body Whys
(Low-cost counselling and Family Therapy in Dublin)
01 676 1363
Quote HUGG and your call will be put straight through
Counselling and Therapy
SOSAD Ireland
Free counselling for adults in
Dundalk and Navan.
041 984 8754
TalktoTom Logo
Suicide Prevention Services
Gorey, Co Wexford.
(0818) 30 30 61
Teac Com
Free Counselling and Family Support Services, Co Kilkenny.
Mental health support and advice to young people 12 to 25 years and parents or concerned adults.
Freephone 1800 544 729 (1pm to 5pm Monday to Friday)
Text CALL ME to 086 180 3880 with your preferred time for a call.
preventing suicide and self harm
Listening service for adults. Free 24/7.
Freephone 116 123
Online mental health community providing group support and online counselling.
preventing suicide and self harm
24- hour FreeText service for young people in suicidal crisis.
Text HELP to 50015

We Can Help

HUGG is a self-help organisation. We provide a safe, confidential environment in which those bereaved by suicide can share their experiences and feelings, and thereby giving and gaining support from each other.. The aftermath of a suicide is shocking, debilitating, surreal, life changing. But you can learn to live with this loss. It is not easy, but we are here to help.
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