Samaritans of Sunderland

Contact us

116 123 free from any phone

13 Grange Crescent
Stockton Road
Sunderland SR2 7BN

How we can help

Face to face
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
1 p.m. – 10 p.m.
4 p.m. – 10 p.m.
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • The branch has wheelchair access to the back of the building with stair lifts to basement, ground and first floors.

Samaritans of Sunderland were founded in 1970 and are proud to offer emotional support to people in our community and beyond.


Sunderland Samaritans Steppers raised £323 taking part in the Samarathon walking a massive 740,897 miles. Thank you to everyone who took part and was able to donate.

Support our Sunderland Branch

Donate to our Carry on Collecting - Virtual Collection Bucket Campaign

Leave a gift in your will

Volunteer with our branch


During 2020, the most common concerns raised during calls for Samaritans were:

  1. Mental health/illness
  2. Family
  3. Isolation/loneliness
  4. Relationship problems
  5. Coronavirus

£5 could answer a call for help that could save a life

Your donation will go directly to this branch when using the "Donate to this branch"



  • Text SAMS to 70560 to donate £1.00
  • Text PEACE to 70580 to donate £2.00
  • Text BEKIND to 70580 to donate £5.00

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Samaritans of Sunderland is part of Samaritans, a charity registered in England and Wales (219432) and in Scotland (SC040604) and a company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales (757372).