Local Services

Are you, or someone you know, in crisis now and need someone to talk to?

Please do not be alone. If you are worried about yourself or someone you know it is important to get help as soon as possible. Everyone needs help from time to time. In fact, asking for help is a sign of personal strength.

  • Contact your local GP. If it’s late in the evening or night-time, contact NowDOC at 1850 400 911
  • Go to the Emergency Department, Letterkenny General Hospital or Sligo General Hospital for those living in vicinity of Bundoran, Ballyshannon & Ballintra
  • Contact emergency services by calling 999 or 112
  • Call the Samaritans, the FREE 24 hour listening service, to talk to someone now about what’s on your mind. Call 116 123

Local Services in Donegal

Advocates for Personal Potential (APP)

How service can be accessed:

Self-referrals accepted, persons must have an appropriate diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Condition or Mental Health difficulties, referrals are also accepted from HSE Mental Health Services, Community Mental Health Teams, Autism Service, GPs, Social Workers or other relevant HSE services.

Cost of services: Free
Referral Required: No
Description of service:

APP provides a one-to-one strictly confidential service to individuals with mental health difficulties and Autism Spectrum conditions. Services include rehabilitation, advocacy, individualised advice and guidance and training through a person-centered approach.

Confidentiality: Yes
Hse Endorsed: Yes
Type of Service Provided:

Specialised support and training service

Opening Days: Mon-Fri
Opening Times :
Monday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Phone Number: Head Office: 074 91 55403; Letterkenny Office: 074 91 13661; Ballyshannon Office: 071 98 52908
Cost of Call: Local Rate
Advocates For Personal Potential Ltd., Carrick, Carrigart, Co. Donegal.