Helplines for Services of Social Importance
116XXX numbers are for access to helplines for services of social importance across the European Union.
In the UK the following numbers have been allocated:
- 116000 - Missing people helpline run by the charity Missing People
- 116111 - Child helpline run by the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
- 116123 - Emotional support helpline run by the Samaritans charity
Calls to the 116XXX services are free from landlines and mobile phones.