News: Press release

Monday 31st July 2017

We need more than business as usual - Samaritans response to Health Select Committee Report on Suicide Prevention

As the Government publishes its response to the Health Select Committee Report on Suicide...

Monday 24th July 2017

Samaritans’ Big Listen launches across the UK

Picture caption: (l to r) Tom Chapman, Jonny Benjamin MBE, Verona White, Neil Laybourn

From high streets to hair salons, supermarkets to stations, Samaritans has got the nation working...

Friday 21st July 2017

Crop, look and listen: hairdressers help Samaritans highlight the life-saving power of listening

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Samaritans is calling on hairdressers and barbers across the UK to help let people know that...

Friday 21st July 2017

Samaritans’ response to new figures suggesting a fall in suicides in England and Wales

Responding to the Office of National Statistics (ONS) data on deaths in England and Wales in 2016,...

Thursday 13th July 2017

We need a national strategy to build young people’s resilience, says Samaritans

Samaritans CEO Ruth Sutherland said: “We urgently need to address the gaps in support for young...

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