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 Sri Lanka. 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)
Ambulance / Fire & rescue: 110
Hotline : +94 11 2 682535
We are open 365 days and our volunteers are available for 'Face to Face' confidential befriending, via telephone or by email at our centres, and also on 'Out Reach' work. The opening and closing time at our centres vary. 9.00am- 1.00pm or 9.00am- 5.00pm. There are 10 SriLanka Sumithrayo centers spread across the country in addition to Sri Lanka Sumithrayo Rural Programme. Check out the branches contact details here: https://www.srilankasumithrayo.lk/contact.html
Open : 9.00 am – 1.00 pm Monday to Friday. Languages spoken: English, Sinha, Tamil
Panduwasnuwera Rural Programme
Open : 8.30 am – 1.00 pm daily. Languages spoken Sinhala, English.
Opening hours from 09:00 to 5.00 pm daily. Languages spoken: English, Sinhala