News: Scotland

Wednesday 15th March 2017

Samaritans on Buses Get People Talking

Buses around Britain are carrying the message that no matter what you’re going through in life,...

Monday 24th October 2016

Local action saves lives in Scotland

Executive Director for Scotland, James Jopling, on why suicide prevention work must start in our...

Wednesday 28th September 2016

Scottish Parliament mental health education debate

The Scottish Parliament is debating mental health education and it's place in the forthcoming...

Friday 16th September 2016

Samaritans Scotland responds to Mental Health in Scotland consultation

A ten year strategy for mental health provides the opportunity to transform mental health in...

Friday 9th September 2016

Five myths about suicide in Scotland set straight

Suicide is a topic laden with myths and half-truths. Following last month’s new report on Suicide...