Welcome to The Samaritans of Brighton, Hove and District

If something's troubling you, get in touch:

Telephone our branch:

01273 772277 (local call charges apply)

National telephone:

116 123 (this number is free to call)

Visit our branch:

Samaritans Hove Dubarry House Newtown Road Hove East Sussex BN3 6AE

Usual hours open to receive callers at the door:

Daily 10am-10pm

Facilities for visitors with disabilities:

We provide full accessibility to wheelchair users as well as adapted toilet facilities.

Welcome to Brighton, Hove and District Branch Samaritans, located in the sunny seaside town of Hove.

As well as the core Samaritan listening service that we provide from our centre in Hove we also support our local community in a number of ways:

Samaritans support Lewes prison

Within many prisons, Samaritans have trained listeners to support other prisoners who are in emotional distress. We support the prisoners at Lewes prison and visit on Monday evenings and Wednesdays to support the listeners. All of us involved with these visits never cease to wonder at the skill and dedication of the prisoners who volunteer for the role of listener. They are on call for 24 hours a day seven days a week. The Safer Custody Officer works closely with us and promotes our role within the Prison.

Samaritans gives talks in Brighton and Hove

We regularly receive requests from a variety of groups and organisations asking us to come along and talk about Samaritans. An increasing number of these come from local schools who want to include our specially adapted sessions in their course curricula. This is a fantastic way for us to promote our work to the often hard to reach 15-16 year olds who may at some point in their lives need someone to talk to or who may, themselves, become Samaritans of the future.

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The Samaritans of Brighton, Hove and District news

  • Spotlight on our Volunteers

    22nd February 2017
    As a Branch, we rely entirely on volunteers to run the centre day-to-day. Some of the roles people take on are substantial. Meet Fiona, one of our many superstars.
  • Nothin' quite like a Jazz Breakfast

    1st February 2017
    Wow! What a success at last Sunday's Jazz Breakfast! Thank you so much to everyone who came along and showed their support.
  • Beat the January Blues...

    11th January 2017
    ... with a Jazz breakfast courtesy of Jazzmin Quartet, an awesome community based Jazz Quartet. A bit of toe tapping should help fight off this cold January weather too!
  • Wow! What a Year it's Been!

    4th January 2017
    There's been a lot of excitement over the festive period and we'd like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who's helped to make it happen!