News: United Kingdom

Thursday 25th February 2016

Samaritans’ innovative film exposes the difference between hearing and really listening

360° video - the making

Samaritans is one of the first charities in the UK to experiment with virtual reality to get an...

Friday 19th February 2016

Daytime TV debut for Leeds Samaritans in BBC’s brand new lifestyle show

Truth or Scare - Samaritans

Working a night shift took on a whole new meaning for two Leeds Samaritans volunteers when they...

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...