Samaritans West Cumbria

Contact us

116 123 free from any phone

0330 094 5717 local call charges apply

23 Church Street
Whitehaven Cumbria CA28 7EB

How we can help

Listening service

Our team of volunteers are ready to listen and provide emotional support

Face to face

During branch listening service times

  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ground floor access throughout the building

Supporting callers for more than 50 years.

Samaritans of West Cumbria

Middle-aged men and suicide - Read Report Here

New Course – Coping during the Pandemic
The course is free to access for everyone. Details below >:


Cumbria Population Mental Health and Mental Wellbeing Partnership draws your attention to the UK Government/PHE Guidance for the public on the mental health and wellbeing aspects of coronavirus (COVID-19) – please see link below.

  • Supporting people during difficult times
  • Recruiting and Supporting Volunteers
  • Community Outreach Work
  • Raising Awareness
  • Fundraising

  • Information session - details to follow at later date
  • Selection / Interviews - details to follow at later date.
  • On-line and classroom based learning course for listening volunteers (details to be supplied later).

    T: 0333 335 0414 or Email: [email protected]

    Samaritans of West Cumbria - privacy statement HERE .
Samaritans of West Cumbria, a charity registered in England (1171211). Samaritans of West Cumbria is a recognised branch of Samaritans.