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Helplines and Resources

Make note of the contact details below for your region. If your region is not listed, please feel free to contact us via and we will find you the necessary information.

Location Agency Information
United States & Canada

Crisis Text Line 

Kids Help Phone (Canada)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (USA) 

Crisis Services Canada 

Drug and Addiction Resources

National Eating Disorders Association (USA)

National Eating Disorder Information Centre (Canada)

United Kingdom & Ireland Samaritans

Crisis Text Line


Eating Disorder Support

Mental Health Information


Teléfono de la Esperanza

Centro de Valorizacion de la Vida Samaritanos
Australia Lifeline Australia
The Samaritans
  • 135 247
  • 08 93 81 5555
  • 08 93 88 2500 (youthline)
  • 1800 198 313 (freecall countryline) 


Rat Auf Draht (Youth Helpline)

Belgium/ België
Centrum Ter Preventie Van Zelfdoding
Community Help Service
Brazil & Portugal CVV
CVV - Rio de Janeiro
  • (21) 233 9191
Czech Republic/ Česká republika Centrum sociálních služeb Praha (Prague Helpline) 
Linka duševní tísně Most (Most Helpline)
Linka bezpečí (Safety Line)
Denmark Livslinien

Finnish Association for Mental Health


SOS Help

Suicide Ecoute

 S.O.S Amitié



Youth Life Line

British Armed Forces Link (Germany)

Hong Kong/Heung Gong
The Samaritans
Suicide Prevention Services
India/ भारत



Israel/ ישראל ERAN
Italy/ Italia

Telefono Amico Italia

Samaritans - ONLUS


Befrienders International, Tokyo

Tokyo English Lifeline
  • 03 5774 0992 (counselling)
  • 03 3498 0231 (face to face)
BI Suicide Prevention Centre, Osaka

Lifeline Association of Malaysia

  • (063) 92850039
  • (063) 92850279
  • (063) 92850049
Befrienders Kuala Lumpur
Netherlands/ Nederland British Armed Forces Link (Netherlands)
Foundation 113 Suicide prevention 
New Zealand National Depression Initiative



Kirkens SOS



Rozan Counseling Helpline


Manila Lifeline Centre

  • (02) 8969191
  • 0917 854 9191 (mobile phone)

In Touch Community Services 


Telefon Zaufania

Olsztynski Telefon Zaufania 'Anonimowy Przyjaciel


Alianta Romana de Preventie a  Suicidului (Romanian Aliance for Suicide Prevention)

  • 0800.801.200

Singapore/新加坡 / சிங்கப்பூர்

Samaritans of Singapore

South Africa

Befrienders Bloemfontein

Lifeline Southern Africa

The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG)

South Korea/ 한국 / 韓國

Love-line (Sarang-Jonwha) Counselling Centre

Spain/España Teléfono de la Esperanza
Sweden/ Sverige

Mind Suicide Line

Nagon att tala med Samaritans
  • (46) 31 711 2400


Tel 143 - Die Dargebotene Hand

Taiwan/中華民國 /臺灣/台灣 Taiwan Suicide Prevention Center

iCALL Psychosocial Helpline

  • 9372048501
Trinidad and Tobago



Emergency Hotline

  • 112



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