We believe in giving a person the opportunity to explore feelings which can cause distress, the importance of being listened to, in confidence, anonymously, and without prejudice.

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I’m a seafarer

Are you finding life emotionally challenging now? Feeling frustrated and upset that you cannot do anything to help your situation, nobody wants to know?


Befrienders Worldwide is an international network of over 90 help centres spanning the globe. Our members provide emotional support to people who are suicidal or in distress.

Do you want to contact Befrienders Worldwide?

Contact the Befrienders Worldwide member in your own country if there is one.

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If there are no Befrienders Worldwide members in your own country, click on the link below to find further help.

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