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


How service can be accessed:

Helpline, anonymous

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

A 24 hour listening service that seeks to empower and support children up to 18 years of age

Confidentiality: Yes
Hse Endorsed: No
Type of Service Provided:

Listening service. Emergency Help and Support 24/7

Opening Days: 7 days per week
Phone Number: 1800 66 66 66 or Text TALK to 50101
Cost of Call: Freephone
Website :
20 Market Square, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland, Co. Donegal, Ireland