Welcome to Coventry & District Samaritans

If something's troubling you, get in touch:

Telephone our branch:

02476 678678 (local call charges apply)

National telephone:

116 123 (this number is free to call)

Visit our branch:

Samaritans Coventry 57 Moor Street, Earlsdon Coventry West Midlands CV5 6ER

Usual hours open to receive callers at the door:

We are usually open from 10am – 9pm each day but it is best to phone us in advance to check.

Facilities for visitors with disabilities:

Wheelchair accessible

Coventry Samaritans - Talk to us, join us or support us

Coventry & District Samaritans is one of the 201 Samaritans branches in the UK and Ireland.   We serve Coventry and the towns and villages in the surrounding area including Bedworth, Kenilworth, Leamington Spa, Nuneaton, Rugby and Warwick. 

We won the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in June 2015 - this is the highest honour given to local volunteer groups across the UK.

Who we are

Volunteering in Coventry

Join our Award Winning Team

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Coventry Samaritans Charity Shop



Coventry & District Samaritans news

  • Myths about volunteering: there’s a ‘type’ of person who volunteers

    Who can be a Samaritans volunteer?
    16th July 2016
    Wikipedia quickly informs me that a myth is a ‘widely held, but false belief or idea’ – something which many of us may think or believe, and yet when tested empirically turns out to be either misplaced or false. Our lives are full of myths: some hearten us, some mislead us.
  • Myths about volunteering with Coventry Samaritans: it’s not all about the telephone

    Volunteer with Samaritans to help people in unexpected places
    2nd July 2016
    Ask most people what they know about Samaritans and they'll tell you it's a helpline for people thinking about taking their own life. Yes, people who are feeling suicidal or are in the process of taking their life do call us. And whilst we respect their right to decide, we are at the end of the telephone because we know that if they can talk to someone at this most difficult moment we can offer hope that, maybe, there is another way for them to stop feeling such anguish.
  • Lunch with the Queen

    8th June 2016
    Two volunteers from Coventry Samaritans will be guests at “The Patrons Lunch” in London on Sunday 12 June 2016...