Welcome to Samaritans - Limerick & Tipperary

If something's troubling you, get in touch:

Telephone our branch:

061 412111 (local call charges apply)

National telephone:

116 123 (this number is free to call)

Visit our branch:

Samaritans Limerick 20 Barrington Street Limerick Republic of Ireland

Usual hours open to receive callers at the door:

9:00am - 10:00pm

Facilities for visitors with disabilities:

Wheelchair accessible


About Us

What do we offer?

  • At Samaritans Limerick & Tipperary, we are here to help with emotional support for anyone experiencing feelings of despair or distress. We provide a safe space for you to express how you’re feeling, and all conversations are kept private. Whatever may be troubling you – you can phone us – we are able to answer 24/7. If you would prefer to meet with someone face-to-face, our branch is open from 9:00AM – 10:00PM every day of the year.

How can I get in contact with Samaritans Limerick & Tipperary?

  • You can call us on the National telephone: 116 123 (this number is free to call) or 061 412111 (local call charges apply). Visitors are also welcome to our centre on 20 Barrington St. Limerick 365 days a year. You don’t need to book an appointment – and the service is free of charge.
  • As well as answering phone calls and spending time with people who call in, we also work with schools, the local prison, third level institutions and other organisations so that more people can be made aware of and avail of Samaritans support


How Do I Volunteer?




Information sessions calendar -  2018

Come along to our branch for one of our new volunteer information sessions and find out more about us and how to become a volunteer
Samaritans, 20, Barrington St, Limerick.

Dates TBC


Training dates and times

– please make sure that you can attend ALL of the training sessions! 

Dates TBC



Attendance at each of the training sessions is obligatory.

Please DO NOT apply if you already know that you will miss a training date.







Samaritans - Limerick & Tipperary news

  • Busier than ever.

    9th February 2016
    Limerick/ Tipperary Samaritans have had their busiest year to date answering 70,470 calls in the last 12 months