Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot and Districts, a charity registered in England (1170901). Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot and Districts is a recognised branch of Samaritans.

Welcome to Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot and Districts

If something's troubling you, get in touch:

Telephone our branch:

01344 455556 (local call charges apply)

National telephone:

116 123 (this number is free to call)

Visit our branch:

Samaritans Bracknell Hope Cottage 2 Mount Pleasant Bracknell Berkshire RG12 9AD

Usual hours open to receive callers at the door:

Mon 10:15 am - 9:30 pm
Tues 10:15 am - 9:30 pm
Wed 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Thurs 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 7:15 pm- 9:30 pm
Sat 4:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm

Facilities for visitors with disabilities:

Wheelchair accessible and induction loop

Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot and Districts, a charity registered in England (1170901). Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot and Districts is a recognised branch of Samaritans.

Volunteer information events at this branch

There are regular information sessions.  If you would like to know more, either about becoming a listening volunteer or supporting the branch in a practical way, you would be welcome at one of these sessions.
Please click on the heading above for further information.

Information sessions are held at intervals throughout the year. Forthcoming dates are:

 

2018

Tuesday 6th March

(Future dates will be announced during the year)

These will be held at the branch from 7.30 pm to 9 pm.

You can also email the branch for further information: bracknell@samaritans.org (This email is checked regularly but not every day).

Training to be a Samaritan takes place in a local venue and each potential volunteers is expected to attend each session.  

Training dates - 2018

Spring Intake

Tuesday May 1st     Induction 

Tuesday May 8th     Module 1

Saturday May 12th     Module 2

Tuesday May 15th     Module 3

Tuesday May 22nd     Module 4

Tuesday May 29th     Module 5

Saturday June 2nd     Module 6

Tuesday June 5th     Module 7

Saturday June 9th     Module 8

Tuesday June 12th     Module 9

Saturday June 16th Skills Practice Day 

 

Autumn Intake

Wednesday Sept 26th     Induction 

Wednesday Oct 3rd      Module 1

Saturday Oct 6th     Module 2

Wednesday Oct 10th     Module 3

Wednesday Oct 17th     Module 4

Wednesday  Oct 24th      Module 5

Saturday Oct 28th     Module 6

Wednesday Oct 31st     Module 7

Saturday Nov 3rd     Module 8

Wednesday Nov 6th     Module 9

Saturday Nov 10th Skills Practice Day  

Support volunteers welcomed

Support volunteers are warmly welcomed - please come to an information event.

We are glad of help with our IT, looking after our premises, fundraising, publicity and leaflet distribution and more.

Bracknell Samaritans Annual Run

Each year we host Bracknell Samaritans Annual Run, with all proceeds going towards Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot & Districts. A day for all the family and one not to be missed!

 

 

 

 

Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot and Districts news

  • Bracknell Samaritans 37th Annual 5k/10k Run

    We are delighted to announce that our 37th Annual 5K/10k Samaritans Run will take place on Saturday 30th June 2018 at Easthampstead Park Community School, Bracknell. All proceeds go to Samaritans of Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot & Districts.