News: Press release

Tuesday 2nd August 2011

Press release: Suicide still a taboo 50 years after decriminalisation

A third (33%) of people in the UK would still not talk to anyone about their feelings if they were...

Wednesday 27th July 2011

Press release: New Google feature signposts people searching for suicide to Samaritans

From today Internet users in Ireland who are searching online for information about suicide using...

Monday 18th July 2011

Press release: Samaritans Call to Action for suicide prevention

On the day that Government launches a new consultation on preventing suicide, Samaritans is...

Friday 8th July 2011

Press release: Lancet response July 2011

Samaritans commented on research published in The Lancet linking the world financial crisis to an...

Friday 17th June 2011

Press release: Samaritans’ training helps railway staff to reduce suicides

New figures released today show a promising 11 per cent decline in suicides on the railways across...