Someone to talk to - guidance and counselling


Amathea is a nationwidehealth service offering free counseling for women, men and couples who have been unplanned pregnant. Talk to a counsellor on phone, e-mail or chat.

Tel: 815 32 005 weekdays from 8.00 am to 8.00 pm

Reform – resource center for men

Reform is helping men in difficult life phases and life situations. Reform offers a men’s helpline, and a men’s helpline for juridical questions.

Tel: (+47) 22 34 09 60  5.00 pm to 8.00 pm

The Norwegian Directorate for Children, Youth and Family Affairs

Family counselling is a free, low-threshold service available nationwide to couples, families and individuals. Learn more about parental guidance and the International Child Development Programme (ICDP).

Find your local office

County Governor

Children and young people must be guaranteed satisfactory living conditions and a safe environment in which to grow up. Norway has several laws to ensure that official powers are used in the best interests of children.

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