News: Suicide prevention

Sunday 18th December 2016

Government needs to take action on suicide to stop preventable deaths, says Samaritans

A report from the Health Select Committee on suicide prevention released today (19th December) has...

Friday 2nd December 2016

Hilary Benn MP supports Leeds Samaritans in 50th anniversary year

Hilary Benn, Labour MP for Leeds Central, visited volunteers at the Leeds branch of Samaritans on...

Thursday 17th November 2016

Information about the Truth Project

Signposting sexual abuse survivors to the Truth Project

Many people contact Samaritans about difficult subjects including sexual abuse. The Truth Project...

Thursday 17th November 2016

Samaritans attend Parliament meeting on suicide prevention

Parliament - Samaritans attend meeting with Jeremy Corbyn

Samaritans attended a meeting in Parliament last night as part of its ongoing work to influence...

Friday 11th November 2016

ITV’s Loose Women’s Lighten the Load campaign in line for MIND media award

Mental health charity MIND has been battling to promote a responsible and sensitive portrayal of...