News: Republic of Ireland

Wednesday 19th September 2018

One in three people who call Samaritans are lonely or feel isolated

One in three people who pick up the phone to call Samaritans disclose they are lonely or feel...

Tuesday 14th August 2018

See the person, not the exam result, says Samaritans Ireland

Samaritans Ireland has called on students, parents and peers to make sure young people getting...

Thursday 26th July 2018

Samaritans Are All Ears This Summer

Volunteers from Limerick & Tipperary Samaritans at Colbert Train Station for the Big Listen

Volunteers from Samaritans branches across the country are getting people listening by carrying out...

Thursday 26th July 2018

Samaritans target those at risk in Co Donegal

Launching Samaritans services in Gortahurk, Co Donegal, were (L-R) Anne Sheridan, HSE Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention, Donegal, Alan Heron, Regional Marketing Office (NI), Peter Walker, Social Inclusion Officer, HSE, Cindy O’Shea, Irish Regional Director, Samaritans, Joe McHugh, Fine Gael TD for Donegal, Government Chief Whip and Minister for the Irish Language, Gaeltacht and the Islands, and Donegal Ladies and Termon GAA player Nicola McLaughlin

Samaritans has launched a new awareness campaign to target those most in need of emotional support...

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....