How to Help

Three ways to help Suicide or Survive

1. Make a Donation
2. Run a Fundraising Event
3. Volunteer or Support a SOS event

How to Donate

Any donation you make, regardless of the amount, is welcomed and valued by Suicide or Survive. All donations go directly towards supporting SOS in our mission to challenge the stigma attached to mental health and suicide and allow us to continue to deliver our much-needed workshops and programmes throughout Ireland. You can make a donation in a number of simple ways:

By text:
SOS2 to 50300 – Text cost €2.  Suicide or Survive will receive a minimum of €1.80. Service Provider: LIKECHARITY. Helpline: 01 481 9311

SOS4 to 50300 – Text costs €4. Suicide or Survive will receive a minimum of €3.60. Service Provider: LIKECHARITY. Helpline: 01 481 9311


This service is provided by LIKECHARITY. If you have any queries with texting to donate, please contact
01 481 9311.

 Did you know ?

Your donation can be made even more valuable to SOS through the Charitable Donation Scheme.

 The Charitable Donation Scheme allows tax relief on qualifying donations made to approved bodies.

If an individual donates €250 or more in a year, the approved body can claim a refund of tax paid on that donation.

By standing order: You can set up a standing order for a regular donation to SOS by completing the form at this link and returning it to us here at the SOS office. SOS Standing Order Form

Cheques, Bankers Drafts, or Postal Orders: You can make a donation directly to us by cheque, bankers draft, or postal order. Please make these payable to Suicide or Survive and send to this address:

Suicide or Survive
First Floor Office
3-5 Carysfort Avenue


Credit card donation: Please call us on 01 272 2158 to make a credit card donation or you can use the Donorbox link above to donate. 

Charitable Partnerships: At Suicide or Survive we believe that it is only through partnership and active collaboration that we can reduce the number of people who take their own lives on a daily basis in Ireland. We would love to hear from you if your organisation is interested in becoming a charitable partner with Suicide or Survive. Please email us on or call to talk to Catherine in our office on 01 272 2158.

Run Your Own Fundraiser

Become a SOS fundraising hero in ’23. Click on the box in the top right and register your fundraiser today.

Our vision at Suicide or Survive is A world where everyone is empowered to look after their mental health and less people die by suicide.  We are continually working to achieve this by designing and running innovative programmes that educate, inform, and inspire people to cultivate good mental health and reduce the  stigma associated with mental health and suicide. 

To make this happen we need your help.  You can support us by raising funds in whatever way best suits you.  Every little helps so don’t ever feel that your idea is not big enough.  The possibilities are limitless so think big, think small, just think SOS.

Whatever your idea we can support your event in lots of ways, so please contact us for more information: – we’d love to hear from you.

We hugely value your support and want to say thank you in advance for everything you do to support our work.

Volunteer or Support a SOS Event

See our Fundraising Calendar