Samaritans in Ireland
Established in Ireland in 1962, there are now 20 Samaritans branches across Ireland with 2,400 active volunteers.
Interested in volunteering? Register your interest to volunteer online.
If you're interested in volunteering with Samaritans' service in Arklow, please email your name and contact details to email@example.com
Together, we can make a difference to the rate of suicide and find ways to respond to people who are struggling to cope.
New research on behalf of Samaritans, shows that 1 in 4 (26.5%) of people in the Republic of Ireland feels they don’t have anyone to share their troubles with.
Find your nearest Talk To Us event here.
The latest guidelines features new sections on the causes of copycat suicides and the reporting of murder-suicide. Other key areas of guidance include information on working with bereaved families.
Support Samaritans Ireland
Samaritans Ireland relies heavily on public donations to maintain the service. If you are able, please help us today:
Donate By Post:
Samaritans Ireland, PO Box 11218, Blackrock, Co.Dublin
Samaritans Ireland, PO Box 320, Bangor, BT20 9BY
Contact Samaritans' Ireland office:
4-5 Usher's Court
Tel: +353 1 6710071
For media enquiries, please contact +353 1 6710071 or +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.
For immediate support, about whatever's getting to you, please call Samaritans’ 24-hour helpline: 116 123.