Helplines/Support Groups


Listed in: Education, Education Services, Family Services, Helplines/Support Groups, Moving To/Living In Spain, Private Tuition, Useful Info

Growing up can be challenging, especially in a modern world which is constantly changing. Sometimes your children have issues or problems which they, and you, struggle to solve. It can be anything from friendship issues, bullying, low self-esteem or confidence, trouble with adapting to family changes, issues with siblings, anger and frustration. It might be that there are important life skills you know they need, yet you are not sure where to start or they …… More information

TEL: (0034) 634 862 484 | EMAIL: | WEBSITE:


Listed in: Family Services, Helplines/Support Groups, Midwifery/Pregnancy, Moving To/Living In Spain, Useful Info

The Irish Midwife offers various services on the Costa del Sol for the preparation of childbirth and early stages of being a mum. It is run by two very experienced Irish midwives – Anne Halpenny who is from Dublin and has lived on the Costa del Sol since 1996. She is a mum of twins who were born in Marbella in 2009. Anne qualified as a midwife in 1985 and has worked in Australia, Iraq, …… More information

TEL: (0034) 630 231 037 or (0034) +34 649 199 116 | EMAIL: | WEBSITE:


Listed in: Family Services, Helplines/Support Groups

Samaritans in Spain, is operated by Costa Blanca Samaritans and offers a free, completely confidential, non-judgemental emotional support service for any English speaker of any age who may be experiencing distress or despair.  They believe that whatever problems someone may have, whether big or small, they do not have to be alone with them. There are 60 volunteers who work for the Samaritans and lines are open 24 hours a day 365 days a year …… More information

TEL: (0034) 902 883 535 | EMAIL: | WEBSITE:


Listed in: Family Services, Helplines/Support Groups

Anorexia and Bulimia Care (ABC) has over 21 years of experience as a national eating disorder organisation. They provide personal advice and support to anyone of any age affected by anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and all kinds of eating distress, including family and friends of sufferers.



Listed in: Family Services, Helplines/Support Groups

TCF is a charitable organisation of bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents dedicated to the support and care of other bereaved parents, siblings, and grandparents who have suffered the death of a child or children. They recognise that many who have suffered the loss of a child feel a bond with others similarly bereaved and wish to extend the hand of friendship. The helpline is always answered by a bereaved parent who is there to listen when you need someone to talk to. It is open every day of the year, 10am – 4pm and 7pm – 10pm. WEBSITE: