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Just having someone to talk to that isn't family or friends can be a tremendous help. You don't have to be suicidal to get in touch. 

Your support

We know our service can help people before it's too late.

But we’re a charity, and it’s your kind donations that keep our helpline open.

Administrative Contact Details

The Central Office is the headquarters of the Samaritans charity and the co-ordinating body for the 201 Samaritans branches.

  • Central Charity telephone: +44 (0)20 8394 8300
  • Central Charity email:
  • Central Charity fax:  +44 (0)20 8394 8301
  • Central Charity address: The Upper Mill, Kingston Road, Ewell, Surrey, KT17 2AF

Our Central Office isn't part of our support service and is only available 9am - 5pm in the UK.

Supporter queries

If you have donated to Samaritans in the past, or wish to pass on a donation, please contact the Supporter Care team at Central Office:

  • Supporter Care telephone: +44 (0)3709 00 00 32.

The Supporter Care telephone is only available 9am - 5pm in the UK, but there's a voicemail service if you want to leave a message.

Press enquiries

For media enquiries, please contact our Central Office: +44 (0)20 8394 8300.

For media requiring an immediate response, outside of office hours, please contact the press team on +44 (0)7943 809 162.