How We Can Help You

Ways Barnsley Samaritans are here for you 

When you contact Samaritans, you will always receive an answer. If you are going to visit Barnsley Samaritans directly , then please be aware of our opening times to ensure you will get an answer from us.

To contact us by phone then the Branch number is (01226) 202222 (local charges apply), or you could contact us on 116 123 which is our free phone number. You could also contact us by email on

You could call into branch to see us if we are open for visitors, our normal opening times are:

  • Monday  ....... 10:30 - 12:30
  • Tuesday ........ Closed for visitors
  • Wednesday .... 12:30 - 15:00
  • Thursday ....... Closed for visitors
  • Friday ............ 12:30 - 15:00
  • Saturday ........ Closed for visitors
  • Sunday .......... Closed for visitors  

Please phone in advance if you are unsure of anything

Who do Barnsley Samaritans help

We are a charity commited to helping people who are vulnerable or in distress. If you need to talk we are here to listen.

You don't need to be suicidal, some of the more common reasons we are contacted are:

  • Family problems
  • Bereavement or loss
  • Stress / worries
  • Depression
  • Feeling alone

So if you are struggling to cope, feeing isolated or alone, there will always be someone here to listen to you.