Counselling Assist

People across India have experienced unusually trying times during the pandemic resulting in significant impact to their mental health. LiveLoveLaugh and The Deepika Padukone Closet support ‘Counselling Assist’, a program that offers free emotional well-being services to the general public.

If you are looking for support and wish to speak to a counsellor, call Sangath's free helpline 011-41198666 (from anywhere in India, open all week from 10 am to 6 pm).

About The Program

LiveLoveLaugh and The Deepika Padukone Closet have partnered with mental health NGO Sangath’s dedicated COVID-19 Well-being Center which offers a range of free wellbeing services to the general public. The Well-being Center will be supported with sale proceeds from The Deepika Padukone Closet.

  • Beneficiaries
    General Public
  • Languages
    English, Hindi, Marathi, Konkani
  • Session fee
    Free of cost
  • Mode of Delivery
  • Geography
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Free Tele-counselling: By calling on 011-41198666 from anywhere in India, anyone who needs support can speak to a counsellor from 10 am to 6 pm on all days of the week.

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Community Support via Listening Circles: Weekly online sessions for up to 10 people at a time, moderated by a facilitator.

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Helpful information, practical and evidence-based tips and strategies to support mental well-being are available at

Our Support

Funding will support Sangath’s staff training efforts. Our communication footprint will also enable greater awareness of the initiative, ensuring that more people access these essential mental health services.

Since Launch in 2016

  • Incoming + Outgoing calls
  • Individual Callers
  • Counselling Sessions Delivered

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