REFERRALS FOR BROS
MENTAL HEALTH, CRISIS SUPPORT AND SUBSTANCE USE
No male-specific mental health services available.
(Note: Unfortunately, there is not a lot of support for mental health in Spain. Basically, your family doctor is the first point of contact for the diagnosis and treatment of depression. In emergencies, eg. urgent and specific suicidal thoughts, please contact the nearest psychiatric clinic or the emergency doctor at 112.
MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT
EMERGENCY (24 hours 7 days a week)
Fire, Emergency and Ambulance Tel: 112
Teléfono de la Esperanza
Tel: 717 003 717
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing callers to discuss a range of challenges from trauma and suicide to relationship issues.
Samaritans in Spain
Tel: 900 525 100
Call centre, drop in and charity shop. Satellite centres also in Madrid and Denia, Costa Blanca North. Freephone 24 hours Samaritans in Spain is an organisation operated by a group of unpaid Volunteers. They are available by telephone or e mail to any English speaker across the whole of Spain and the Islands, of any age, who is experiencing emotional problems of any kind. Our Branch in Denia opened in October 2016 and has a Drop In every Thursday evening from 6.30pm to 9.30pm. It can be found on Avenida Oeste 29, La Xara. We also have a satellite Centre at the British Embassy in Madrid where there are five trained listeners.