Helping you get through tough times

The Gardaí

If you’re in an emergency situation or if someone is in danger, the Gardaí are there to help you. They have specific training to help in situations like domestic violence or if you are feeling unsafe.

Gardai symbolIf you are concerned that you might hurt yourself or someone else, call the Gardaí on 999 from Ireland. If you’re anywhere else in Europe call 112 to contact Emergency Services.

There are other people to talk to

Samaritans Ireland (116 123) is a confidential helpline service that offers listening support. You can also find out about other services on this site or look them up in your local phone book.

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This article was last reviewed on 30 March 2017

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