The Irish Immigrant Support Service – works to link migrants and ethnic minorities to their rights through protecting human rights, promoting integration and campaigning for change. Operates a free walk in legal clinic providing legal advice and information on a range of immigration and asylum-related issues – check the website or contact Nasc for opening times.
Ferry Lane, Off Dominick St, Cork 021 4503462
Support service for people with eating disorders or are worried about someone else. They run a phone helpline 7:30-9:30pm Mondays, Wednesdays, Sundays and 10:30am-12:30pm Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. They also have a support email address and weekly online support groups that you can log into on their website and chat with people around Ireland.
1890 200 444
The national health service runs a free phone and email helpline service offering support and advice on issues relating to drugs and HIV.
Phone: 1800 459 459
Gender, Orientation, Sexual Health, HIV) Support service for LGBT people – their office is in Limerick, but they run a phone line 2:15-5:00pm Monday and 9:30-5:00pm Tuesday-Friday.
General information service with offices throughout Ireland. You can drop into their office if you need information or support on any issues which arise for you. If they cannot help, they will give you information on who can.
An information, advocacy and referral organisation for Refugees and Asylum seekers. It is a project of Crosscare, the Social Care Agency of the Dublin Archdiocese. Information, advice and advocacy is offered on a range of issues, including housing, social welfare supports, education, health and well-being, integration support, including a women’s group. The information service is open 5 days a week, 10am to 4pm.
Depression support service, not specific to LGBT community. Phone and email service, and list of support groups on website.
24/7 free phone support service for anyone experiencing mental health issues. Their office is also open 10am-10pm for in-person contact.
Helpline run by women for all members of the LGBTQ community. Phone line open Monday and Thursday 6:30-9pm.
Telephone support service for LGBT people, families and friends. Run by trained and friendly volunteers. Phone line open Monday-Friday 6:30-9pm, Saturday 2-6pm, Sunday 4-6pm. Drop in service on Saturdays. Online messaging service available on their website.