News: United Kingdom

Thursday 4th February 2016

New suicide statistics: unravelling the complex picture and encouraging people to talk more openly about suicide

By Hazel Nunn 6,122 suicide deaths were registered in the UK in 2014 and are a stark reminder of...

Thursday 17th December 2015

Samaritans’ Jenni McCartney tells BBC Radio 4 how volunteering changed her life

Samaritans’ leading volunteer and Chair of Trustees, Jenni McCartney, will be profiled in the...

Sunday 13th December 2015

Samaritans poised to take calls as new survey reveals extent of festive loneliness and isolation

Embargoed: 00:01 Monday 14 December 2015.  Samaritans has released new figures showing the extent...

Monday 7th December 2015

Counting down to a star studded ICAP Charity Day

Samaritans is excited to be one of the charities benefiting from the City of London’s biggest...

Friday 4th December 2015

Nobody needs to feel alone this Christmas

Actress Roxanne Pallett backs Samaritans' Christmas message Actress Roxanne Pallett, renowned for...