Talk:Mental health resources

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Greece[edit]

In Greece the national hotline seems to be 210-197 at this address. I found it through web search so I don't know if it's functional, but it is under the auspices of the Ministry of Social Security and (according to its webpage) manned by professionals 24/7. While investigating the resource, please check if their number is 210 197 for all places or 197 for Athens and 210 197 from outside Athens. The police (100) is also known to be responding to crisis/suicide calls. I've included these numbers in the Greek translation of the intro. On a sidenote, I think it would be worth to translate the "Worldwide" section of the list so I'll just leave the transation here.

Παγκόσμια
   suicide.org Κατάλογος αριθμών τηλεφώνου που παρέχουν υποστήριξη για την αποτροπή της αυτοκτονίας Διεθνώς και στις ΗΠΑ 
   Befrienders.org Ένα παγκόσμιο δίκτυο εθελοντών και ΜΚΟ για την παροχή συναισθηματικής υποστήριξης
   Samaritans Φιλανθρωπική οργάνωση με έδρα στο Ηνωμένο Βασίλειο που παρέχει υποστήριξη (στα Αγγλικά) σε άτομα οπουδήποτε στον κόσμο
       Email: jo@samaritans.org

Regards, - Badseed (talk) 03:42, 6 January 2017 (UTC)

Thanks Badseed, I'll plug the greek translation in for the Worldwide section (if you want to translate the rest of it you can also use the translation group) and we'll look at the greek numbers and create a section for Greece once we've confirmed. I'll ping you here when we do :) Jalexander--WMF 18:08, 9 January 2017 (UTC)

Germany[edit]

The most commonly known helplines in Germany are the pastoral helplines, Telefonseelsorge. There is a helpline for women from the government called Hilfetelefon. This site lists more very effective emergency numbers. This institution is a unique counselling service for all things concering suicide. They do not have a crisis helpline, but can be contacted by all German speaking people at normal office hours and get good advice. If I think of any more numbers or institutions, I will tell here. --Kritzolina (talk) 20:31, 9 January 2017 (UTC)

Why is everything in the TOC listed twice?[edit]

? EEng (talk) 07:55, 27 April 2017 (UTC)

"Suggest one" pages leads to... officewiki[edit]

We're sorry, but there are not currently resources for KR. Please feel free to suggest some on the talk page.

Then "talk page" links to https://office.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:Support_and_Safety/MH_Resources&action=edit&section=new, which is officewiki, where none of the volunteers have an access to (including me). Shouldn't it be... this page? I don't know which page to edit (or which page should be the destination), so here's the note. — regards, Revi 11:49, 25 January 2018 (UTC)

@-revi: Did this get fixed? I don't see the link on the page anymore. Joe Sutherland (Wikimedia Foundation) (talk) 21:57, 27 May 2018 (UTC)

Korea (S)[edit]

Thanks. — regards, Revi 17:22, 27 May 2018 (UTC)

@-revi: Thanks! Joe Sutherland (Wikimedia Foundation) (talk) 21:57, 27 May 2018 (UTC)

Taiwan[edit]

There are three suicide hotline in Taiwan, all are 24 hours / 7 days:

  • Hotline set up by Taiwanese government[TW 1]: +886 0800-788-995
  • Hotline set up by Taiwanese civil soceity "生命線" (call by landline): 1995
  • Hotline set up by Taiwanese civil society "張老師" (call by landline): 1980
  • Email consultation for suicide prevention[TW 2]: tspc@tsos.org.tw

Italy[edit]

For children[edit]

Telefono Azzurro

tel: 19696 (24/7)

Emergency tel: 114

Local contacts


Il filo parlante (13-19 years old counseling)

tel: 800 260914 (24/7)

Suicide hotlines[edit]

Telefono Amico

Tel: 199 284 284 (from 10 am to 12 pm)


Invito alla vita – Trentino Alto Adige

tel: 800 061650 (24/7)

Gender violence[edit]

Anti Violenza sulla Donna – Hotline for Women violence

tel: 1522 (24/7)


ConTatto – Support line for LGBT+

tel: 011 52 11 132 (Tuesday to Saturday 7pm to 9 pm)