‘Teentxt’ is a live one-to-one text messaging support service for young people. By texting the word ‘Talk’ to 50101 a young person from anywhere in Ireland can avail of this free confidential service.
Mental Health Support
By texting the word ‘Help’ to 50101 a young person from anywhere in Ireland can avail of this free confidential service setup specicially for young people struggling with mental health issues.
By texting the word ‘Bully’ to 50101 a young person from anywhere in Ireland can avail of this free confidential service.
Automated text support
‘Automated Text’ is a free service which provides a young person with support on a variety of issues including pregnancy, suicide, facts of life etc. This service can be accessed by texting ‘List’ to 50101.
Web based support
Childline provides support via a One-to-One live chat service on the web. Childline's website www.childline.ie also has support pages which contain information about Childline, children’s rights and information on various support topics. These can be accessed by logging on to www.childline.ie
If you would like to give us your views about Childline’s range of services you are welcome to complete our Childline Viewpoint questionnaire and our TEENTXT questionnaire which are available on www.childline.ie
Childline Statistics 2013
|By Phone||24hrs a day||Call 1800 66 66 66|
|One to One live chat||10am-4am every day||Log on to www.childline.ie|
|By text||10am-4am every day||Text 'talk' to 50101|
|By text||10am-4am every day||Text 'Bully' to 50101|
|By text||10am-4am every day||Text 'Help' to 50101|
|Website||Log on to www.childline.ie|