Free Telephone Counseling Hotlines in The United Arab Emirates

National Suicide & Crisis Lines

  • 24/7 Police Helpline

  • 24/7 Ambulance Helpline

  • Al Amal Psychiatric Hospital - Dubai

  • Rashid Hospital - Dubai

    Hotline:04 2192000
  • UAE Suicide Prevention (exclusive for Indian Expats)

    Hotline:800 46342

Alcohol & Substance Abuse

  • Al-Anon Family Group - United Arab Emirates

    Hotline:055 118 8532 Al-Anon is a group for people who are worried about someone with a drinking problem; who gather together to share experience, strength and hope with each other. It was started in the USA in the late 1930s and has since spread to different countries in the world. Al-Anon is non-religious, non-political and multi-racial. Al-Anon is available, free of charge, to anyone who is or has been affected by someone else's drinking, including adult children of alcoholics, parents, partners, spouses, other relatives and friends of alcoholics.
  • ACA Dubai (Adult Children of Alcoholics®/ Dysfunctional Families)

    Hotline:050 457 2564 Adult Children of Alcoholics is an anonymous program of women and men who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes. We meet with each other in a mutually respectful, safe environment and acknowledge our common experiences. We take positive action by practising the Twelve Steps and focusing on The Solution. We find freedom from the past and a way to improve our lives today.
  • Narcotics Anonymous - United Arab Emirates

    Female Helpline:050 110 6898 Male Helpline:0501310055 This Program is intended as assistance for every addict seeking recovery. We have found a way to live without using drugs, and we are happy to share it with anyone for whom drugs have become a problem.
  • Alateen Family Support Groups

    Helpline:052 268 9042 Young people aged 8-19 who have been affected by someone else’s drinking are invited to share experience, strength and hope with each other.

Mental Health Conditions & Family Support

  • Taalouf family counseling free phone line

    Hotline:800623 The line is staffed by specialized consultants that propose solutions to family issues and advise callers how to maintain positive relations within the family. The service is available to all members of the public without distinction.
  • The Unified Family Counselling Portal

    Visit Website:   Counseling Services

    The portal includes 5 basic consulting services, which are: family counseling, social counseling, psychological counseling and legal consultations. The submitted requests are categorized as follows: requesting immediate consultation, requesting visual consultation, requesting direct communication with the consultant

Domestic & Sexual Violence

  • 24/7 Abu Dhabi Police through their Aman service

    Hotline:800 2626
  • 24/7 Dubai Police through their Aman service

    Hotline:800 4888
  • 24/7 Sharjah Police through their Najeed service

    Hotline:800 151 the public can contact the police about any criminal activity or any type of illegal activities through the service without the fear of repercussions as their identity and the nature of the tipoff would not be divulged. For instance, the victims of assault can now call the police secretly for help. It will also exempt the caller from any criminal responsibility.For incidents related to harassment or safety.
  • Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC)

    Hotline:80011104-6060300P.O. Box 97727 Dubai,United Arab Emirates
  • Aman Centre for Women and Children through RAK Police

    Hotline:072 356 666
  • EWA'A (Hotline for human trafficking issues)

    Hotline:800 7283
  • UAE National Committee to Combat Human Trafficking

    Hotline:02 2222000
  • Dubai Police-Control Center of Human Trafficking

    Hotline:02 6082347
  • Ministry of Community Development - Federal

    Hotline:800 623
  • Social Support Center - Abu Dhabi/Fedaral

    Hotline:02 402 8263
  • 24/7 Labor Complaints Helpline

    Hotline:800 5005
  • Women's Protection Center in Sharjah

    Hotline:800 800700
  • Himaya Foundation for Children and Women - Ajman

    Hotline:800 446 292 Himaya Foundation for Women and Children aims to spread a culture of understanding, tolerance, dialogue and partnership at the family and community levels, and raise awareness to reduce violence, enhance dialogue between individuals, and intervene to ensure protection, justice and dignity for women and children victims of violence