Dundee - Local Support
Use the contacts below for help or to find out more information.
Your GP will be able to help you access the help you need if you or someone you know has suicidal thoughts. Out of hours please call NHS 24 (111).
An interactive website where young people in Tayside can get health related questions answered honestly and correctly. It is ANONYMOUS & CONFIDENTIAL! It offers reassurance, encouragement, information and advice on any health related issue as well as signposting to appropriate services. Its target audience is young people aged 12-26.
Insight Counselling – 01382 305706
To learn more about support for those affected or bereaved by suicide contact Insight Counselling.
Cruse – 0845 600 2227 (calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge - Mon 10-8 Tues 10-8 Wed 10-6 Thurs 10-9 Fri 10-4)
Cruse Bereavement Care Scotland are here to help you. Cruse seeks to help anyone experiencing bereavement to understand their grief and cope with their loss.
Dundee Carers Centre – 01382 200422
Aim to improve the lives of carers and disabled people through practical and emotional support, advocacy and training plus information about welfare rights and benefits.
The Carers Centre currently run a LifeLine Group.
Nightline - 01382 381183 (8pm-8am Term Time only)
Run by students for students. We are here to listen to anything you want to talk about.
My Wellbeing is a link on the home page of Dundee City Council's website. It will help you to find out about services, activities, and organisations in Dundee that promote wellbeing
The Corner – 01382 206060
The Corner Drop-in provides health services, information and support for young people aged 11 - 25 in the Dundee area.
Barnardo’s Rollercoaster - 01382 640309
Therapeutic support for the child, parent, carer suffering bereavement or loss. 1:1 counselling, group work and individual therapy.
Dundee Woman’s Aid
Supports woman, children and young people who are experiencing domestic abuse.
Domestic Abuse Helpline 0800 027 1234
Dundee Woman’s Aid Support Line 01382 207099 (restricted opening hours)
WRASAC (Women’s Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre) – 0300 365 2001
We provide free and confidential support services to women and girls aged 13 years and over who have been raped, sexually abused or sexually exploited at any time in their life.
Rape Crisis Scotland Helpline (6pm-12am): 08088 01 03 02
Provides a safe and confidential environment where those experiencing bereavement and traumatic loss, through suicide can receive support, one to one counselling and other therapies. This service provision includes children and young people.
Office Hours: Mon - Thurs 9am - 5pm Fri 9am - 4pm
Local Suicide Prevention Co-ordinator
Suicide Prevention Co-ordinator for Dundee
Each local authority area has a Suicide Prevention Co-ordinator to take forward the suicide prevention work locally.
For up to date contact information for the local suicide prevention co-ordinator visit www.chooselife.net