News: Press release

Wednesday 16th May 2018

Suicide prevention to tackle communities at most risk

Samaritans has played a key role in the development of a new programme of government support for...

Tuesday 15th May 2018

Samaritans rallies walkers for a Coast to Coast challenge

Image of Samaritans walkers setting off from Reeth village green for the Coast to Coast

Samaritans volunteers are inviting walkers to join them on a ‘Coast to Coast’ challenge across the...

Monday 14th May 2018

Put well-being ahead of exam grades, says Samaritans

Image of students in an exam - samaritans recommend prioritising mental health

Samaritans is calling on parents, teachers, students and employers to put well-being ahead of...

Monday 14th May 2018

Talk like a Samaritan: a how to guide on BBC Radio 4

Two Samaritans volunteers feature in a BBC Radio 4 programme called Word of Mouth, that explores...

Friday 11th May 2018

Men still much more interested in their appearance than their mental health

British men are still much more interested in their physical appearance than their mental health, a...

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