News: Press release

Friday 8th February 2019

Good progress is being made, but bold changes are needed to reduce harmful online content, says Samaritans

Samaritans welcomes Instagram’s commitment to remove graphic self-harm content from its site, but...

Tuesday 5th February 2019

We must provide more services and do more to reach high risk groups, minister tells NSPA conference

Thirteen people a day in the UK die by suicide and everyone needs to be committed to saving more...

Monday 28th January 2019

Work must be done to minimise the potential for seeing harmful online content beyond social media

Samaritans responds to the Health Secretary's calls on the BBC’s Andrew Marr show for social media...

Thursday 24th January 2019

Samaritans to support Coffee #1 to be emotionally aware

A new partnership will see Coffee #1 aim to raise £100k over two years for Samaritans and the...

Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Samaritans’ Brew Monday is a ‘tea-rrific’ success with 100,000 teabag giveaway

Samaritans’ Brew Monday event on 21st January 2019 was a tea-rrific success with 100,000 branded...