Community Outreach

Leeds Samaritans can give talks to organisations about our service, its history and its importance today.

We talk about

  • Who we are
  • What we do
  • Why we do it
  • Our callers
  • How anyone can volunteer
  • How you can help

If you would like to book for one of our Volunteers to talk to your group, however big or small, please contact our Publicity officer by email.


Leeds Samaritans also give Schools Talks to the Young People of Leeds.

The aim of Samaritans’ work with young people is:

  • To raise awareness of the existence of Samaritans and what they do
  • To create an understanding of emotional health and its impact on the wellbeing of young people
  • To raise awareness of the importance of emotional support and where it can be found
  • To explain the value of listeningTo encourage young people to consider the possibility of calling Samaritans if they are experiencing feelings of distress etc

If you would like more information regarding this service, please contact our Schools Coordinator by email.