News: Suicide prevention

Monday 26th March 2018

Small Talk Saves Lives Campaign increases public confidence to act

Small talk saves lives results - image from video

Just four months on from its launch, the Small Talk Saves Lives campaign developed by Samaritans,...

Wednesday 14th March 2018

Brighton marathon runners limber up for big run to raise cash for Samaritans

Dave the running phone with his 20th run balloons

The countdown is on for 27 brave and dedicated runners who, in just a month [Sunday 15 April 2018]...

Tuesday 13th March 2018

Leeds Building Society helps Samaritans meet future challenges

founder chad varah taking an early samaritans call

Samaritans is responding to thousands more requests for help by text and email every day, as people...

Wednesday 31st January 2018

NSPA conference rallies suicide prevention campaigners to make every action count

The annual National Suicide Prevention Alliance (NSPA) conference brought together more than 230...

Wednesday 31st January 2018

Samaritans CEO responds to Jeremy Hunt’s statement on mental health patients dying by suicide

“Suicide is preventable and we are pleased to see an increased focus on the safety of people at...

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