Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School

Griffeen Valley ETNS   (01) 6219819   Roll no. 20166W

Helpful Contacts & Links


Curriculum Support

National Parents Council


Mental Health


For more resources, information,
or guidance around mental health please visit the HSE
Your mental health 
and Mental Health Irelands websites
Mental Health Ireland

Pieta House
Free therapeutic support to people who are in suicidal distress
and those who engage in self-harm.
Helpline: 1800 247 247

anonymous, free, and 24/7
Text HELLO to 50808

Depression Support & Education Services
Helpline: 1800 80 48 48

Support for older people
Phone 0818 2220248 am to 8 pm everyday

Confidential listening service for older people,
provided by trained older volunteers.
Call 1800 804 591 from 10 am to 10 pm every day.


Services for women


National Women’s Council

Women’s Aid
Confidential information, support and understanding for women who
are being abused by current or former boyfriends, partners, or husbands.
Helpline: 1800341900 


Services for children and young adults


Free listening services to children
and young people up to the age of 18.
The Childline helpline is open 24 hours every day.
Online chat
Freephone 1800 666 666
Text the word “Talk” to 50101


A range of services (helpline, support groups,
online groups, email, and family programmes)
for adults and young people with eating disorders and their families.
Contact for support.

Web-based service that helps young people get through tough times
by providing useful information on mental health and related issues
Ireland’s youth information by young people, for young people
anonymous support 24/7
Text SPUNOUT to 50808

Jigsaw is a national centre for youth mental health
of those aged 12 to 25 years of age.

Youth Services (LGBTI+) young people between 14 and 23
support groups for young people and parents


Travelling Community

Exchange House Ireland National Traveller Mental Health Service
Phone: 01 8721094


Traveller Counselling Service

Online counselling