- If you can’t talk to each other try talking to ACCORD.
appointment with ACCORD Marriage and Relationship Counselling
Could you make a child happy again after a difficult
start in life? Family Care Society is presently seeking adoptive
families who would be interested in parenting children aged
between 3 – 8 years and who need the love and attention
of a caring and understanding family. For further information
please contact Family Care Society on Belfast 90691133 or
Derry 71368592 or email: email@example.com or visit
their website www.familycaresociety.net.
Helpline - it helps to talk. Free Confidential Service
- Freephone 08088010722, Monday and Wednesday 9.00 am - 8.00
pm. Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm or contact
the local office Monday to Friday, 9.00 am - 4.30 pm at 71372006
or visit www.parentsadvicecentre.org.
of St Vincent de Paul urgently requires good quality
clothes and household furniture.
contact 71265489 or 71268325 for collection.
: 7126 8467
St. Vincent dePaul :
AL-ANON : 9068
AA : 9043 4848
Ireland Children’s Hospice seeks volunteers
in the Derry area. The Children’s Hospice provides respite
and end of life care for children and young people suffering
from life-limiting illnesses both in the Children’s
Hospice and in the child’s own home. For further information
please contact Rachelle Norry on 07866701350 or email her
Action’s Advice Service has put together a
leaflet and standard letter for anyone who feels they may
wish to challenge their bank or building society regarding
excessive penalty charges to their account. Please call in
for a leaflet to Disability Action, 58 Strand Road or telephone
to make an appointment to discuss your concerns or telephone
71360811 and ask for Claire-Marie or Patricia.
Counselling Service offers support to anyone who
has been sexually abused, sexually assaulted or raped at any
time in their life and are now 17 years old or over. NEXUS
believe that the survivor is never to blame, regardless of
the circumstances. NEXUS offers workshops for survivors of
sexual abuse on a variety of topics including anger management,
stress management, self-awareness and assertiveness. Family
Education and Support Groups are offered for family members,
parents and partners or survivors who may also need support.
Contact NEXUS in confidence at 71260566.
ACCORD is a voluntary Catholic
organisation that aims to promote a deeper understanding
of Christian marriage and to offer people the means
to safeguard and nourish their marriage and family relationships.
Tel : 7136 2475
The Parents Advice Centre aims to help parents and other
family members to improve their ability to function within
[Mon-Fri 10am-4pm and Mon-Thurs 7pm-9pm]
65 Clarendon Street
Derry BT48 7ER
Tel: 0808 8010 722
- Helpline Freephone
Tel: (028) 7137
2006 - Office Line
Fax: (028) 7137
As the leading relationship counselling
agency in Northern Ireland, Relate NI has been serving
the community for over fifty years. A full range of
services is provided to all sections of the community,
irrespective of social class, religion, gender, ability,
colour, creed or ethnicity.
FOYLE (main office)
4-6 Strand Road
To make an appointment contact us on
Ph: 028 7137 1502
Fax: 028 7127 1541
Counselling Hours (hourly appointments)
Mon - Thu 9.30am - 9.30pm
Fri 9.30am - 1.30pm
Sat 10am - 2pm
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental
support, 24 hours a day for people experiencing feelings
of distress or despair, including those which could
lead to suicide.
Whatever you're going through, whether it's big or
small, don't bottle it up. We are here for you if you're
worried about something, feel upset or confused, or
just want to talk to someone.
16 Clarendon Street,
Phone: 028 71265511
Usual hours open to receive callers: 10am - 10pm
||Mission Statement : To enable young people who have
experienced death, divorce or separation of their parents
to work through their grief and adjust to a new family
22 Bishop Street,
Tel : 028 7137 7227
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
If you or anyone you know has a child protection
concern or wishes to report an allegation of child abuse
directly to the Church authorities in relation to any
member of Church personnel, please contact one of the
following diocesan designated persons.
Rev John Farren : 00353 74 938 4037
Rev Seamus Farrelly : 00353 74 937
Mrs Mary McCafferty : 028 7136 2475
||Youth 2000 is an international initiative of young people
called to spread the good news of the Catholic faith.
We pray together, we organise retreats and other spiritual
events to help others to know and love God.
Contact : Yvonne Murray : 028 7962 8244
||Helping people deal with Self-Harm.
15a Queen Street
Derry BT48 7EQ
Tel : 028 7126
Fax : 028 7126 9294
||'Supporting and Promoting Male Health and Well-being'
2 Dacre Terrace
Derry BT48 6JU
Tel : 028 7137
Email : email@example.com
Web : www.man-ni.org