Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trasngernder Support Helplines in Cork & Munster.


Samaritans – 116 123 (24 hour)
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair. Whatever you’re going through, whether it’s big or small, don’t bottle it up. We are here for you if you’re worried about something, feel upset or confused, or just want to talk to someone.

National LGBT Helpline: 1890 929 539 Mon to Fri 7 – 9pm & Sat to Sun 3 – 6pm –
The National LGBT Helpline is a non-judgmental and confidential service providing listening, support and information to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, their family and friends, and to those who are questioning if they might be LGBT. The National LGBT Helpline service is provided by a network of trained volunteers from a number of local LGBT helplines.Z


Gay Information Cork – 021 427 1087 (Tues & Wed, 7-9pm)
Gay Information Cork is a helpline that is operated by trained volunteers. It is, for some, the first point of contact for many men of all age groups whether they are or think they are gay, bisexual or interested in having sex with men.This service is strictly confidential (you don’t have to give your real name or any name at all) and all aspects of sexuality, sexual health, social information can be addressed to the volunteer .

Cork Lesbian Line – 021 431 8318 (Wed, 7-9pm)
Cork Lesbian Line is a volunteer helpline for women of all ages. We provide confidential, free, informal information and support regarding sexual orientation.


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