Waterford Area Partnership CLG., Westgate Retail Park, Tramore Road, Waterford.

Tel: 051-841740, Email: info@wap.ie



Directory of Services and Programmes for Adults with Diabetes, Heart Conditions, Stroke, COPD and Asthma

With thanks to the HSE and Healthy Ireland the Directory of Services is available  here



Mental Health supports and services during COVID-19


Pieta House

  • Freephone 1800 247 247 any time, day or night
  • Text HELP to 51444 (standard message rates apply)
  • Telephone appointments will be provided to replace face to face appointments – contact your local Pieta House for details



  • Visit www.turn2me.org for peer support online, online support groups and counselling online


  • Freephone Support Line 1800 80 48 48 from 10am to 10pm every day
  • Support and self-care groups nationwide, are cancelled until further notice
  • Life Skills Online Programme continuing as normal
  • Email supportmail@aware.ie for services information and support

Crisis Text Line Ireland

  • Text TALK to 086 1800 280 any time, day or night


  • Email phil@shine.ie for counselling support
  • While face to face services are suspended, Shine staff will be available to offer remote support and an outreach service to people who use Shine services by phone and email.


  • While face to face services are closed, information, referral and advice will be provided digitally, by email, SMS, phone call or video conference.
  • Contact BeLonGTo for more information.

LGBT Ireland

  • LGBT Helpline 1890 929 539
  • Gender Identity Family Support Line 01 907 3707
  • Email info@lgbt.ie for support or information while face to face services are closed


  • Visit Jigsaw Online while Jigsaw centres are closed – for mental health information for young people, their parents and guardians, and those who work with young people.


  • Email alex@bodywhys.ie for information or support, while all face to face and helpline services are currently suspended. Online support groups continue as normal.

Childline (under 18s)

  • Freephone 1800 666 666 any time, day or night
  • Text 50101 from 10am to 4pm every day
  • Chat online at www.childline.ie from 10am to 4pm every day