All 20,000 Samaritan volunteers are just ordinary people, from all walks of life, who are trained to 'listen' and give support to people in distress or despair, or experiencing challenges and problems in their life.
Come to an Information Session to find out more about what's involved in training as a Samaritans Volunteer.
Two sessions to choose from, each only an hour: Sunday 12th Nov at 10.30 or Monday 13th Nov at 7pm.
CLICK VOLUNTEER LINK TO BOOK A PLACE
Once again we aim to field a team of participants in the annual Lincoln Santa Fun Run & Walk on Sunday 17th December at 11.30am. This is such an fun event for everyone, all ages, all abilities and even dogs! PLEASE TAKE PART TO RAISE MONEY FOR US
So many people have it in them to be a Samaritan. You just need to be able to listen.
We provide rigorous training and support all our volunteers to do a good job.
Come to our next Info session in July to find out more. Only takes an hour of your
time and no obligation to go further if its not for you. CLICK THE 'VOLUNTEER AT THIS BRANCH' LINK ON THE RIGHT
A huge thank you to all our volunteers without whom there would be no Samaritans service. Over 20,000 people are actively volunteering with Samaritans, responding last year to more than 5.7 million calls for help. OUR NEXT INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR POTENTIAL VOLUNTEERS TAKE PLACE IN JULY FOR TRAINING STARTING IN SEPTEMBER.
Our next Information Sessions for potential Listening Volunteers will be held on Sunday 19th March at 11am, OR Monday 20th March at 7pm (both only for an hour).
Come along and find out more about what the Listening role involves, and to pick up your Application Form to apply. Just CLICK on the VOLUNTEER tab opposite.