News: United Kingdom

Thursday 26th May 2016

Parents, don’t panic about exam stress, says Samaritans

Exam stress in teenagers - suicide prevention with Samaritans

In light of a report released yesterday about suicide in children and young people, citing exams as...

Wednesday 25th May 2016

'Take Young People’s Mental Health Seriously' says Samaritans

Commenting on today’s major report Suicide by children and young people in England, a report by the...

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...

Tuesday 17th May 2016

Samaritans praises EastEnders for tackling Peggy Mitchell’s story

Leading suicide prevention charity Samaritans has praised BBC1 soap opera, EastEnders, for working...

Thursday 12th May 2016

Samaritans joins new coalition to reduce male suicide

The Duke of Cambridge will be launching a coalition today to tackle the high rates of male suicide...