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Phone Number
01 6767960
Emergency Hotline
1800 666 666

c/o ISCC Head Office
29 Lower Baggot Street

Opening Hours
24hr service

Helpline and online support, offering advice and support to children and young people under 18. Childline is a part of the ISPCC (The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children).

Childline online is available from 10am to 4am daily. Children can engage via TEXT and ONE TO ONE (live chat).

Teentxt’ is a live one-to-one text messaging support service for young people. By texting the word ‘Talk’ to 50101 from anywhere in Ireland you can avail of this free confidential service. Bullying support is available by texting the word ‘Bully’ to 50101. This is a free confidential service.

You can log on to for a Oone to one live chat. The website has information about Childine, children’ rights and information on various topics (such as abuse, mental health, gender identity, ethnicity, etc.) Childline online is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.

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