ParentLine Scotland is the national helpline providing advice and support for anyone caring for or concerned about a child.

Phone: 08000 28 22 33


We provide a webchat service during opening hours: 

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Open seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Mon – Fri: 9am – 10pm

Sat – Sun: 12 noon – 8pm

What you tell us is confidential. We won’t tell or share your details with anyone else, unless a child is in immediate danger. Find out more about confidentiality and your information.

COSCA logoParentLine is a recognised member of COSCA, Scotland’s professional body for Counselling and Psychotherapy.