I need help now
Phone: 1850 60 90 90 (cost of local call from landline)
Samaritans Ireland also offer a 24:7 text support service, 365 days a year, for anyone in emotional distress. This service is available nationwide. To receive the service, simply send an SMS text message to 087 2 60 90 90.
You may also find it useful to speak to someone on the 1Life telephone helpline on 1800 247 100.
Accident and Emergency
Go to, or contact, the Accident and Emergency Department of your nearest general hospital if you are in immediate danger and can’t get through to a help line.
Emergency services can be contacted at any time by dialing 999 or 112 in Republic of Ireland or 112 in Europe.