Children's helplines worldwide

This is a list of helplines provided by the organisation Child Helpline International (CHI). CHI have a global portal for children listing all the telephone numbers in the world that you can call if something's wrong and you need to talk to someone.

The person you speak to will help you sort out your problem, and they won't tell anyone unless you want them to. Visit the global portal with the helplines or see the list below.

 

Albania
Helpline- +355 4 2308 20

Antigua & Barbuda
Friends Hotline Antigua and Barbuda – 800 4357

Argentina
102 Childhelpline - 102

Armenia
Child Protection Hotline - +3741240150 or 240160  

Aruba
Stichting Arubaanse Kinder- en Jeugdtelefoon Aruba/Fundacion Telefon pa Hubentud- 131

Australia
Kids Help Line - +61 7 1800 55 1800

Austria
Telefonhilfe fur Kinder und Jugendliche – 147

Azerbaijan
ETIMAD Sumgayit - 23131

Belarus
Smorgon Information Centre on children rights education/SICCRE  - +375 1592 33 129

National helpline for domestic violence victims - 8-801-100-8-801


Belgium
Kinder- en Jongerentelefoon Vlaanderen VZW – 0800 15 111
ChildFocus – 110
Ecoute Enfants – 103

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Udruzenje roditelja tesko bolesne djece u BiH CLL line - 00387 65 341 298  
Botswana
Childline Botswana- 0800 3900 900


Brasil
TECA - +55 21 2589 5656

123Alô! - +55 21 2197-1500 


Brunei
Helpline Kebajikan - 141  or+673 238 0664;+673 238 0667;+673 238 0668 

Bulgaria 
National Hotline for Children  - +359 2 981 93 00 


Canada
Kids Help Phone  +1 800 668 6868

 

Chile
Fono Infancia - 800 200 818


Colombia
Telefono Amigo – 106

Costa Rica
LÃnea Cuenta Conmigo- +506 800 2244-911

Croatia
Hrabri telefon (Brave Phone)– 0800 0800

Curaçao 

Cyprus
Hotline for missing children - 116 000

Czech Republic
The Safety Line – 800 155 555

Hotline for missing children - 116 000

 

Denmark
BørneTelefonen (Children phone) - 35 55 55 55


Dominican Republic
Linea Telefonica para Auxilio - 538-6151

Egypt
Hotline for Children – 16000

Estonia 

Patient groups - 126

AIDS helpline - 645 5555

NGO Lifeline - CONFIDENCE WHEN LIFE TÜDINUILE - 655 8088 or 1707

"Psychology Crisis intervention" NGO Lifeline (Prof. Psychologists) - 631 4300

YOUNG LINE CHAT - 646 1111

Tallinn Family Centre -6556 088

Finland
Child and Youth Phone - 0800 120400

 
France
Allo Enfance Maltraitee  - 119

 

Gambia
199 Helpline - 199


Germany
Kinder- und Jugendtelefon Nummer ggen Kummer e.V.  - 0800 111 0333

Greece
Hamogelo - 1056


Hong Kong
Against Child Abuse Hotline - +852-27551122


Hungary
Kek Vonal - 06 80 505 000


Iceland
RedCross– 1717

India
Childline India Foundation -1098

 

Indonesia
TESA - 129 

 

Iran
The Helping voice - +98-21-850 1414 or +98-21-850 1415

Ireland
Child Line - 1800 666 666

Israel

L.O./Combat violence against women – 09952 8927

Italy
SOS il Telefono Azzurro-19696

Jamaica
Friends Hotline - +1-888-991-4505 or 977 5754

Japan
Childline Support Center Japan (NPO) - 0120-99-7777

 

Jordan
110 for Families and Children - 110

 

Kazakhstan
Child Helpline - 150

Kenya
Chidline- 116


Korea, South
Hot Line 1391 / Rescue Line for Children – 1577 or 1391

Youth Hotline - 1388 



Latvia
Child Helpline - 800 9000 or 116111


Lithuania
Childline8 800 11111

 

Luxembourg
12345 Kanner- Jugendtelefon - 12345

 
Macedonia

SOS Helpline for Children and Youth - +389 2246 6588

 

Malta
Supportline - 179 



Mexico
Acercatel - 01800 110 10 10


Mongolia
Friends 1979 - 1979


Namibia
Lifeline/Childline Namibia - 926461226894


Nepal
Child Workers in Nepal - 427 1000

Netherlands
Landelijk Overleg Kindertelefoon - 0800 0432


New Zealand
The Kids Help Foundation Trust 0800 942 8787
Youthline Charitable Trust 0800 376 633
Kidsline - 0800 543 754

Nigeria
Human Development Initiatives - 0806 353 1872


Norway
Røde Kors telefonen for barn og ungdom (Red Cross Helpline) - 0800 33 321


Pakistan
Madadgaar Children and Women Help Line – 111 911 922

Panama
Tu Linea – 147

 

Palestine
Sawa Child Protection Helpline - 121 


Paraguay
FONO Ayuda - 559 200 or 147

Peru
Fundación ANAR - +51 0800 22210

Philippines
Bantay Bata 163 – 163

 

Poland
Helpline.org.pl – 800 100 100


Portugal
SOS Criança– 27 793 16 17 / 800 20 26 51


Romania
Toll Free Line - 0800 8 200 200
Telefonul Copilului - 116 111

 

Russia
Hotline for Children, Teenagers and Parents (Magadan) - +7 41322 20878 
Moscow Childline - +7 095 735 8484
Teenage social-psychological support (Tomsk) - +7 83822 244442

Senegal
Centre GINDDI - 800 88 88

Serbia
NAcionalna DEcija Linija- NADEL Srbija - 0800123456


Singapore
Tinkle Friend - 1800 2744 788

Slovakia
Linka detskej istoty: 1116 111, www.ldi.sk (child helpline)
Hľadané deti: 116 000 (missing and sexually abused children)


Slovenia
Tom National Telephone Network - 080 1234

South Africa
Childline SouthAfrica - 08000 55555

Spain
Fundación ANAR - 900 20 20 10

Sweden
BRIS - 0200 230 230

Switzerland
147 Telephonhilfe fur Kinder und Jugendliche - 147

T'ai-wan

113 woman and children protection helpline
- 113

Thailand
Saidek - 1387

Trinidad & Tobago
Childline - 800 4321 ot 131


Turkey
ALO - 183

Ukraine
The Odessa Samaritans Peer Line - 482 221 744

 

Uganda
0800 111 222

 

United Kingdom
There-4-Me
Childline UK - 0800 1111
Muslim Youth Helpline – 0808 808 2008
Childline Scotland - 0800 44 1111
NSPCC:
English - 0808 800 5000
Welsh - 0808 100 2524
Bengali - 0800 096 7714
Gujurati - 0800 096 7715
Hindi - 0800 096 7716
Punjabi - 0800 096 7717
Urdu - 0800 096 7718
Breathing Space - 0800 838587
Connexions - 080 800 13 2 19
Brimingham Space - 0800 072 5070 
Samaritans - 08457 90 90 90
Runaway Helpline - 0808 800 70 70
Careline - 0181 514 1177
Youth 2 Youth - 020 8896 3675
Girls Space - 0800 072 5070
Get Connected - 0800 808 4994
Support Line - 020 8554 9004

Muslim Youth Helpline - 0808 808 2008

 

United States of America
National Runaway Switchboard- 1-800-621-4000
Childhelp USA - 1800 422 4453
Covenant House - 1800 999 9999

Uruguay
Linea Azul Servicio Telefónico - 800 50 50


Vietnam

Childline - 1800 1567

Yemen

YMHA – 236622

Zimbabwe
Childline - 961

Countries