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A manned phone service that provides health-related information, advice or support. Patients can leave a message, get a call or fax back, listen to standard recorded messages, navigate a phone menu system, or talk to a nurse with a triage tool like NHS Pathway.
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The Cyber Harassment Helpline was launched on December 1, 2016 and is Pakistan's first dedicated helpline addressing issues of online abuse and violence by providing a free, safe, gender-sensitive and confidential service.
Nighat Dad, the founder and Executive Director of DRF, explained that 'the Helpline aims to fill the gaps of service delivery to complainants and victims of online harassment-to do what law enforcement and other organisations cannot-while paying special heed to gender-sensitivity and mental health.
The calls of 66 incidents of dacoity, 10 murder, 278 mobile snatching, 872 family disputes, five suicide, 11 women abuse and 2,433 street fight were received at 15 Emergency Helpline.
The toll-free helpline has received more than 15,500 calls since introduced by the Wolf Administration 10 months ago, and is providing personal help to individuals suffering from addiction and to their families and friends by directing them to immediate help.
The helpline number 1888 would enable litigants and other stakeholders to receive multifunctional information over a period of time.
It includes many people ringing multiple times desperate to get through, and the helpline is struggling to meet demand.
When compared to the first quarter with 787 calls, this indicates that the helpline is gaining more trust among community members," said Afra.
Funded by the Department for Education, the helpline handles thousands of calls every year from students all around the country and is seen as a lifeline to those who don't know where to turn once they have got their exam results.
05 am to the National Depression Helpline and to the Alcohol Drug Helpline three minutes later, informed police to the inquiry.
Addressing a press conference, Kejriwal announced the new number 1031and said, "The new helpline number, which is shorter than the older one, will help people memorize it quickly.
The Epilepsy Society's helpline operators will be waiting on 01494 601400 (national call rate) to answer questions, give upto-date information, and to give callers time to talk and emotional support this Christmas.
30 -- The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Permanent Mission of the Netherlands, UNICEF, Child Helpline International and the 2nd Floor Youth Helpline organized the launch of the publication "the voices of children and young people" at the United Nations on November 20 th 2013.