About Barnsley Samaritans
Barnsley Samaritans has been helping people for over 47 years, we received our first call in 1968. We moved location to Victoria Road in 1970 however today you will find us on the edge of Barnsley town centre where we have been since 1991, from here we provide confidential support to people from all over the area.
In 2014 Barnsley Samaritans had 14,800 individual contacts.
The branch is an important part of the community and we attend events, give talks and work with local organisations to increase awareness of Samaritans service and promote emotional wellbeing. For more information about the service we offer, visit our page on how we can help you
Volunteering with Barnsley Samaritans - All Samaritans branches are run by volunteers. New people, who want to help, are warmly welcomed. We have various roles to fill including:
· Listening Volunteer, IT Support Volunteer, Admin Support Volunteer, Fundraising Volunteer
For more information on any of these roles, please see our volunteering page. Information on recruitment can be found here, or you can register your interest with our volunteering form.
Donating – To find out more about donating to Barnsley Samaritans visit our donation page.