Welcome to Samaritans of Sligo

If something's troubling you, get in touch:

Telephone our branch:

071 914 2011 (local call charges to apply)

National telephone:

116 123 (this number is free to call)

Visit our branch:

Samaritans Sligo 3 The Mall Sligo Republic of Ireland

Usual hours open to receive callers at the door:

12:00am - 9:00pm

Facilities for visitors with disabilities:



Administration Tel. 0719147046 Mon – Fri mornings 9.30-12.30.(answerphone outside these times)

Director: Christina Farrington

Samaritans vision is for a society in which:
  • Fewer people die by suicide
  • People are able to explore their feelings
  • People are able to acknowledge and respect the feelings of others
Volunteers needed to provide confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair,including those which may lead to suicide
Full Training and Mentoring Provided
Volunteers commit to a minimum of 3-4 hours per week (to include one night duty 11.00p.m –3.00a.m or 3.00 a.m-8.00a.m at intervals)
There are no prior qualifications required but an open mind is essential.
Samaritans. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.