News: Press release

Wednesday 7th March 2018

Samaritans in Ireland to reach more people in need of emotional support through new email

Cindy O’Shea, Regional Director for Samaritans Ireland

Young people urged to contact as charity reveals 626,000 calls answered in 2017....

Friday 9th February 2018

Action needed to tackle link between poverty and suicide in Wales says Samaritans Cymru

Samaritans Cymru have today launched a new report which highlights the devastating link between...

Wednesday 7th February 2018

Samaritans’ comment on Columbia University’s Study re. Robin Williams’ death

“This study builds on a strong body of research evidence that shows that irresponsible or overly...

Friday 2nd February 2018

Samaritans' Advisory Board

Esther McVey MP has stepped down from our Advisory Board due to her commitments as Secretary of...

Wednesday 31st January 2018

NSPA conference rallies suicide prevention campaigners to make every action count

The annual National Suicide Prevention Alliance (NSPA) conference brought together more than 230...