News: United Kingdom

Tuesday 8th September 2015

Three words could save a life, says Samaritans

To mark World Suicide Prevention Day (10 September 2015), Samaritans is encouraging anyone worried...

Tuesday 8th September 2015

Let's talk about suicide to change lives say Samaritans

Samaritans has launched its first Impact Report for Northern Ireland at Stormont today, with a call...

Monday 7th September 2015

Samaritans CEO Ruth Sutherland comments on Elizabeth Gresty inquest

Responding to the inquest into the tragic death of Elizabeth Gresty, Samaritans CEO Ruth Sutherland...

Thursday 20th August 2015

“Every One Of The 696 People Who Took Their Own Lives In Scotland In 2014 Was A Friend, Partner, Child Or Relative…”

Suicide rates in Scotland have fallen by 12.5 per cent in 2014 compared to 2013, figures released...

Thursday 6th August 2015

In light of recent events Samaritans is always here round the clock

Fiona Malcom, Samaritans’ Deputy Chief Executive said: “With the closure of Kids Company,...