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CAUSE Helpline

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Telephone Number
0845 60 30 29 1
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Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

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Main Services Provided

Opening Times: Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 10 am – 4pm Tuesday & Thursdays: 12pm – 8pm

The CAUSE Helpline provides you with access to support and information from our dedicated team of Carer Advocates all who have direct personal experience of supporting a loved one with mental illness. Founded in 1995, CAUSE is a unique peer-led regional charity offering services to families, partners and friends across Northern Ireland caring for a loved one who has experienced serious mental illness. CAUSE is run by carers for carers which gives us an organisation a true peer-led ethos and belief in the power of connecting with other people who have shared similar experiences of caring. Our mission CAUSE provides practical and emotional support to empower families, partners and friends caring for a loved one who has experienced serious mental illness. How CAUSE supports mental health carers – what we offer: One-to-one support and advocacy from a Carer Advocate; Training for carers and professionals; A network of carer support groups across NI; A confidential Helpline for carers; Social opportunities where carers can meet other carers; Ways to engage with policy and service development related to mental health or carer issues. In addition to our general advocacy support service, we also provide dedicated and specialist services for carers with loved ones in the medium secure unit Shannon Clinic and carers of a loved one with personality disorder.

Organisation Type
  • Community
  • Voluntary
Main Age Groups
  • All Ages
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Self
Family Support Services Categories
Main Category of Services
  • Carer
  • Mental Health

Areas covered

  • All of N Ireland


CAUSE Helpline

  • CAUSE Helpline