Supports for Parents


Donegal Parent Support Line

Tel: 1800 112 277

Monday to Friday 9am – 3pm

Aims to provide a confidential and friendly listening ear to help with any worries or problems a parent or carer might have.

Donegal Women’s Centre

Phone support from an accredited Counsellor for mums with children under 4 – COVID 19 Response To make an appointment,

Please text Kate on 085 271 3413


Tel: 1890 927 277

Monday  to Thursday 10am – 9pm and Friday 10am – 4pm

National, confidential helpline that offers parents support, information and guidance on all aspects of being a parent and any parenting issues (including Post Natal Depression).

Barnardos National Parent Supportline

Tel: 1800 910 123

Monday – Friday 10am-2pm


One Family Ireland Helpline

Tel: 1890 662 212 or 01 662 9212

Monday-Friday 10am to 1pm and 2pm- 3.30pm


Listening support and information relevant to lone parents and separated parents.


Information Line: 01 670 0120


Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm Saturday 10am – 1pm. 

Free, confidential and up-to-date information and referral service for unmarried parents – living together or not.


Last updated on 22/05/2020