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Dundee - Local Support

 

Use the contacts below for help or to find out more information.

 

Local GP

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.

 

Cool2Talk

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 12-18.

www.cool2talk.org

 

Insight Counselling – 01382 305706

To learn more about support for those affected or bereaved by suicide contact Insight Counselling.

www.insightcanhelp.co.uk

 

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.

Email: support@crusescotland.org.uk

www.crusescotland.org.uk

 

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.

www.dundeecarerscentre.org.uk

 

Nightline - 01382 381183 (Closed over Summer 2018)

We are here to listen to anything you want to talk about

Email: nightline@dundee.ac.uk

Web: www.dundee.ac.uk/nightline

 

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)

Web: www.dundeewomansaid.co.uk

 

My Wellbeing

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

www.dundeecity.gov.uk/mywellbeing

 

The Corner – 01382 206060

The Corner Drop-in provides health services, information and support for young people aged 11 - 25 in the Dundee area.

www.thecorner.co.uk

 

Barnardo’s – Rollercoaster

Support for children, young people and their families affected by trauma, bereavement and loss in the Dundee area.

www.barnardos.org.uk

 

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