Published: 16 December 2019
HSE Drugs and Alcohol Helpline and email support service
Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm.
Closed at 2pm on Christmas Eve. Closed Christmas Day, St Stephen's Day and New Year’s Day.
Freephone 1800 459 459
There are several Alcoholics Anonymous meetings a day all over Ireland over Christmas, including Christmas Day.
Phone 01 842 0700
For people troubled by someone else’s drinking
Open every day 10am to 10pm, including over Christmas
Phone 01 873 2699
Open 24 hours a day, including over Christmas.
Freephone 116 123
Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week
Freephone 1800 666 666
Text ‘Talk' to 50101
Web chat 10am to 4am
Telephone counselling and support service for any adult who has experienced abuse, trauma or neglect in childhood, and their families
Freephone 1800 477 477
23 December to 1 January 6pm to 10pm.
Regular service will resume on 2 January 2020:
Wednesday to Sunday: 6pm to 10pm
Women’s Aid helpline
Open 24 hours a day, including over Christmas
Freephone 1800 341 900