Links to the Websites of other organisations which might be of assistance to our members:
- Touched By Suicide Scotland - Support Group Orkney A place to talk and listen
Share with people who have been touched by suicide
An opportunity to give and receive support
A confidential and non judgemental group
Learn you are not alone - Meets Last Thursday of the Month at The Orkney Hotel, 40-41 Victoria St, Kirkwall KW15 1DN
7.00pm – 8.00pm
If you require further information please contact:
Linda @ Touched by Suicide Scotland
01294 229087 or Eleanor on 07715962505
If you're missing and want to talk to us about your situation:
Call: Freefone 116 000
Text: 116 000 - you can text us even if you have run out of credit
SamaritansConfidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair.
Phone: 08457 90 90 90 (24-hour helpline)
- Alcoholics Anonymous:
Phone: 0845 769 7555
- Survivors of Childhood Abuse support organisations (please note not all cover Orkney residents)
- Relationship Scotland Orkney
Phone: 01856 877750;
- Advocacy Orkney
Phone: 01856 870111
- Cruse Bereavement Care
Phone: 0844 477 9400;
- Depression, anxiety, obsession and mental health
Phone: 0845 766 0163
Phone: 0845 767 8000
Support and advice for people living with mental illness.
Phone: 0845 456 0455
- Depression Alliance
Charity for sufferers of depression. Has a network of self-help groups.
Phone: 0845 123 2320;
CALM is The Campaign against Living Miserably, for men aged 15-35;
- Breathing Space:
A free, confidential phone and web based service for people in Scotland experiencing low mood, depression or anxiety.
Phone: 0800 83 85 87.
Lines open: Mon-Thurs, 6pm-2am and Fri-Sun, 6pm-6am
- Orkney Infonet:
The Orkney InfoNet has been created to provide a range of key information about organisations and agencies providing support and services to the community in Orkney, Scotland and beyond.
- Orkney Information Hub: A useful resource for finding out what services or support is available in Orkney. It provides information via these links
Orkney Community Directory
Research Project: Community Led Care in Orkney
Growing Older in Orkney