REFERRALS FOR BROS
MENTAL HEALTH AND CRISIS SUPPORT
No male-specific mental health services available.
(Note: Unfortunately, there is extremely limited mental health support services in Greece. In an emergency, please contact 112 and ask for the nearest hospital emergency department.)
MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT
National emergency number(s): 112
KLIMAKA has been operating since 2007, Suicide Intervention Line number 1018. The Line operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and receives cellular or landline calls, from all over Greece, at a charge. Calls are anonymous and confidential. Klimaka focuses on:
People thinking of committing suicide
People who have attempted suicide in the past
People with self-destructive behaviour
People who are experiencing loss, or are worried about a person of their own
The Suicide Prevention Line (1018) is part of the Suicide Prevention Day Centre, which operates from KLIMAKA, with support from the Ministry of Health, since April 2012. At the Suicide Prevention Day Centre, specially trained, mental health professionals undertake treatment for people who have committed suicidal behaviour.