Psycho-Social Support

If you are experiencing anxiety, depression, or any signs of mental distress, you may benefit from psycho-social support.

UNHCR Iran provides counseling services through experienced psycho-social counselors.

To use this service and get appointments, you need to contact UNHCR Hotline numbers. Please contact your nearest UNHCR office to be assessed and referred for psycho-social support.

UNHCR has limited capacity for this counselling service and priority to receive it will be given to highly vulnerable cases. Thanks in advance for your patience!

All the services provided by UNHCR are free of charge

If you are dealing with suicidal thoughts, feelings, or intentions, you can contact:  

  1. 123, the services are 24/7, free of charge in Iran, and can provide you with relevant counseling in person or through the phone based on your request and needs.
  2. 1480, which provides free-of-charge phone psychological and counseling services seven days a week from 8:00-12:00. For more information, you may see this link: