If you are feeling suicidal or you know someone who is feeling suicidal then you should seek immediate help by contacting your GP or other health professional, or by calling one of the national support lines below:




Aware Ireland

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre


Recovery (Substance Abuse)

1850 60 90 90

1800 24 7 100

1800 66 66 66

1890 30 33 02

1800 77 88 88

01 833 8252

01 668 1855

If a friend mentions suicide, take it seriously. If they have expressed an immediate plan, or have access to prescription medication or other potentially deadly means, do not leave them alone. Get help immediately from your GP or another medical professional. If necessary take your friend to the nearest hospital or Accident and Emergency.