We try to raise awareness of our services to the local communities of Croydon and Sutton, below is a list of our upcoming Outreach events, and past events in 2017. If you are aware of any groups that may be interested in hearing about our service, please leave a message on 020 8681 6667.
November 8th – Presentation at Sutton High to year 11s.
November 14th – Well being event. Help needed for our stall.
December14th – Music and collection at East Croydon – lots of SAMs needed 16.30 to 19.30
Tbc January 2018 - Talk to pupils, staff, parents Forester Primary School, Wallington.
Outreach to date 2017
January 16th – Black Monday – we gave out Samaritans Tea bags at train stations and in Addiscombe High Street. The 16th January is around 3 weeks after Christmas and the time many people show signs of depression or are suicidal.
February 22nd – Presentation to Croydon Probation, Youth Team.
February 28th – Presentation to Croydon Probation, Court Team.
April 7th – Presentation to the Britt School, year 11.
April 14th – Presentation to the Britt School, year 10.
April 24th – Meeting and discussion with NCS volunteers – our plans for working with these youngsters did not materialise.
May 1st – Held a stall at Beddington Spring Fayre.
June– We attended London Bridge station to support after London Bridge/Borough Market attack of 6th June.
July 1st – We ran the Samaritans Road Show in central Croydon.
August 8th – Meeting at Lunar House, Home Office, to discuss workshops with departments.
September 26th – Rockmount Junior school, presentation to years 5 and 6.
October 2nd – Attended London Bridge Station at the request of LondonTransport Police.