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

Donegal Youth Services

How service can be accessed:

Self referrals for young people aged up to 25 years old

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

Youth Information Centre, The Loft drop in youth cafe, Teen Talk one to one therapy for 12-25 year olds, Day Break for up to Junior Certificate students, LGBT programme, outreach service, exam support and mental health drop in service.

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

Youth support service

Opening Days: 7 days per week Youth Information Centre open 12-6pm, LOFT open 6-8pm
Opening Times :
Monday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Wednesday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Friday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Saturday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Sunday 12:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Phone Number: 074 91 29630
Cost of Call: Local Rate
Donegal Youth Service, 16-18 Port Road, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland