Tele MANAS offers 24/7 mental health care services in every Indian state, in regional languages. Tele-MANAS is organized as a two-tier system. Tier 1 will comprise the State Tele MANAS cells, which includes trained counsellors and mental health specialists. Tier 2 will comprise specialists at District Mental Health Programme (DMHP)/Medical College. The public can access the Tele MANAS helpline by dialing tollfree number or short code. This call will be an IVRS based audio calling only, with a timely auto-call back approach. Through the automated callback service, the caller will first be attended to by a trained counsellors. Based on the level of care required, the counsellor will either provide the care needed within their capabilities or refer the caller for specialist care.
Available nationwide in India
Everyone and all topics
Assamese, Bangla, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu
Alternate phone number: 1-800-891-4416. We also provide support in this languages: Boda, Dogri, Konkoni, Manipuri, Santali, and Maithili.