Welcome to Reading Samaritans

If something's troubling you, get in touch:

Telephone our branch:

0118 926 6333 (local call charges apply)

National telephone:

116 123 (this number is free to call)

Visit our branch:

Samaritans Reading 59a Cholmeley Road Reading Berkshire RG1 3NB

Usual hours open to receive callers at the door:

11:00am to 10:00pm seven days a week
(except Monday afternoons 2:00pm to 5:30pm)

Facilities for visitors with disabilities:

Full wheelchair access. Disabled toilet.

Hello from Reading Samaritans!

We're an active branch, made up of 150 dedicated volunteers who all play a vital part in supporting our callers - whether by phone, text, email, in person at our branch or at community events across Berkshire.

Volunteer with Reading Samaritans

Last year we answered more than 40,000 calls - could you help us continue being there when and where our callers need us most? We're currently looking for:

We also have our current vacancies on the Reading Voluntary Action website. Please take a look here.

Volunteer Information Evenings at Reading Samaritans

If you think volunteering with us might be right for you, please come along to one of our Information Evenings at our branch (address above) to find out more about what we do and how we support out volunteers.

To find out about the next dates for our Information Events, please click here.

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