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 (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 Scotland – 0808 802 6161 (Mon-Fri 9am-8pm Weekends 1pm-4pm)

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.



Penumbra Nova Project Dundee – 01382 223 487

Penumbra’s Nova Project is a peer support scheme which encourages people with mental health problems to get involved in their community and offers flexible support to enable them to do so. Staff work with people in the city and surrounding area, helping them to access mainstream activities.


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.



The Corner – 01382 206060

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


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)

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.

Support Line: 01382 201291

Helpline: 0300 365 2001

Rape Crisis Scotland Helpline (6pm-12am): 08088 01 03 02



Petal Support 01698 324502

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


Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service Tayside (CAMHS) – 01382 204004

Under 18 years. Emergency referrals can be made via your GP. For non emergency situations referral can be made by any professional involved in support to the Child or Young Person.

Tayside CAMHS Centre for Child Health, 19 Dudhope Terrace, Dundee. DD3 6HH