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Government must focus on suicide prevention following impact of Covid-19
As the Government reorganises the delivery of public health, with a particular focus on infectious disease, it is of the utmost importance that the focus on suicide prevention is not lost.
- News story
Samaritans reminds students to prioritise wellbeing on exam results day
After an incredibly challenging year, Samaritans is calling for students and parents to put wellbeing first this exam results day.
- 13th August 2020
Real People, Real Stories launches with new research on men's mental health during lockdown
Samaritans shares new research on how lockdown measures have affected men, as they launch their Real People, Real Stories campaign, supported by the rail industry.
- 11th August 2020
Thank you to our supporters
during lockdown our supporters have helped us to ensure that we can continue to be there.
- 10th August 2020
Samaritans launch new Media Guidelines
Samaritans launches a new edition of its Media Guidelines featuring new advice and resources on how to report suicide and self-harm safely.
- 3rd August 2020
Samaritans Ireland answered over half a million calls in 2019
Samaritans Ireland volunteers answered more than half a million calls across the island of Ireland in 2019, according to their 2019 Impact Report.
Samaritans Ireland calls on new Government to place mental health & wellbeing at centre of its health & social policy
Samaritans Ireland is calling on the new Government to put mental health and wellbeing centre stage of its health and social policies as the country reopens and continues its recovery process.
- 3rd July 2020
Team Scotland takes on Samarathon Challenge
Ready, set, go! Today (July 1) marks the start of Samarathon and the Samaritans Scotland team are taking on the challenge to walk, jog or run the 26.2 miles over the month of July.
- 1st July 2020