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Lifeline

0808 808 8000
18001 0808 808 8000

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About Lifeline

Lifeline is the Northern Ireland crisis response helpline service for people who are experiencing distress or despair. No matter what your age or where you live in Northern Ireland, if you are or someone you know is in distress or despair, Lifeline is here to help. When you phone Lifeline you will speak to a qualified counsellor. Lifeline counsellors are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to listen, and work together with you to provide individualised support and establish ways forward.

Where is Lifeline available?

Available nationwide in Northern Ireland

Who does Lifeline support?

Everyone and deaf & hoh

What languages does Lifeline support?

English

What can I talk to Lifeline about?

Anxiety
Depression
Trauma & PTSD
Self-harm
Sexual abuse
Stress
Suicide
Supporting others

Accessibility notes

Lifeline is the Northern Ireland crisis response helpline service for people who are experiencing distress or despair. No matter what your age or where you live in Northern Ireland, if you are or someone you know is in distress or despair, Lifeline is here to help. The Lifeline text phone number can only be contacted using a text phone or a smartphone app called NGT Lite. The Lifeline text phone number 18001 0808 808 8000 which you note can only be contacted using a specific device (text phone) or a smartphone app called NGT Lite.


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