Every child has the right to get help when if they are not treated well.

Every child’s story is different. Umpod is not always the best source of help. That’s why we offer links below to other professionals who help children and might be able to help you too.

These may include

Police of the Czech Republic 158

Calling for immediate relief to life and health threats

T: 24/7 and free of charge hotline at 158

Safety Hotline (Linka bezpečí)

Assistance for children and youth in emergency life situation

T: 24/7 and free of charge hotline at 116 111
W: www.linkabezpeci.cz

Information portal for the bodies of social and legal protection of children

The possibility to contact local social services (OSPOD)

W: www.ospod.cz

White Circle of Safety (Bílý kruh bezpečí)

Assistance to victims of criminal offences, crime, and domestic violence

T: 24/7 and free of charge hotline at 116 006
W: www.bkb.cz
W: www.domacinasili.cz
W: www.116006.cz

Public Defender of Rights

For young people in difficulties who need to address a situation

T: 542 542 888
W: www.ochrance.cz
W: deti.ochrance.cz - section for children

Other organizations helping children

Children’s Crisis Centre (Dětské krizové centrum)

A 24/7 helpline and assistance for abused or sexually abused children and children and their families in serious life situations (e.g. violence or drugs in the family, divorce of the parents, death of a close relative, the child as a victim or witness of a crime, etc.)

Phone: fixed line: 241 484 149, mobile: 777 715 215

Hope Helpline (Linka naděje)

Psychological first aid on the phone

24/7 helpline: 532 232 333

Blue Helpline (Modrá linka, o.s.)

A centre and helpline for children and youth


Opening hours: 9:00 – 21:00; phone: 549 241 010 or 608 902 410,

Skype chat: modralinka

Children in Need Fund (Fond ohrožených dětí)

Anabell, o.s.

Assistance with eating disorders, for children with bulimia, anorexia, etc.


Crisis Centre for Children and Youth Brno (Krizové centrum pro děti a dospívající Brno)

Address: Hapalova 4

Spondea at CRC Brno, charity organisation (Spondea při ČČK Brno, o.p.s.)

A crisis centre for children and youth

An intervention centre for persons threatened with violence


Crisis Centre of the Psychiatric Clinic, University Hospital Brno Bohunice

The first psychiatric and psychological help in losing mental balance, in sadness, and hopelessness in crisis life situations

Phone: 532 232 078 – 24/7 helpline