Samaritans of Lowestoft and Waveney District

Contact us

116 123 free from any phone

0330 094 5717 local call charges apply

14 Beach Road
Lowestoft NR32 1EA

How we can help

Listening service
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
9 a.m. – noon
7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
9 p.m. – midnight
10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Unfortunately we are unable to receive callers in person at our Branch at the moment but we are hear to listen, so please call if you need to talk to someone.

Proudly providing emotional support for the people of Lowestoft and Waveney District since 1967....


We are a small branch of less than 40 volunteers who are dedicated to offering support to our callers and people in the wider community.

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 we are unable to offer face to face visitors at the branch at the moment.

Please contact us on our freephone number 116123

or email. [email protected]

Our privacy statement

At Samaritans, privacy is at the heart of what we do. We are committed to protecting your privacy and the personal information that we hold. Read our privacy statement here.

Charity Shop

Our shop at 99 High Street, Lowestoft. NR31 1XW is run by committed volunteers who raise funds to ensure our branch remains open so we may continue to offer support.

Follow us on Twitter 

Lowestoft and Waveney Samaritans are now on Twitter. Follow us @LowestoftSams to keep up-to-date with what we're doing.

Like to volunteer with us?

There are many ways to volunteer. Becoming a Listener, administration support in the branch, fundraising or volunteering at the shop. Please click on the link below .... we'd love to hear from you.

Samaritans of Lowestoft and Waveney District is part of Samaritans, a charity registered in England and Wales (219432) and in Scotland (SC040604) and a company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales (757372).