News: Statistics

Monday 6th March 2017

Inequality, driving people to suicide

As Samaritans releases a report ahead of Wednesday’s Budget linking inequality with a higher risk...

Thursday 10th November 2016

Suicidal patients need better online support from clinicians and help groups

Improve clinicians’ understanding of the online world, review web-based support services for...

Tuesday 20th September 2016

Action is needed to tackle rise in prison suicides, says Samaritans

Samaritans is calling on the Government to recruit and retain more prison staff in the face of...

Wednesday 15th June 2016

Samaritans urges men to look after their friendships

Strong friendships are important for good mental health, yet men are less likely to turn to their...

Thursday 19th May 2016

Statistics tell only half the story of the devastation left by suicide, says Samaritans

Samaritans says official statistics on the numbers of people who die by suicide are just one part...

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