News: United Kingdom

Wednesday 23rd September 2015

We need more barriers to suicide

Samaritans press statement Ruth Sutherland, CEO of Samaritans, said:  “A person focused on taking...

Monday 21st September 2015

Samaritans launches new free helpline number in the UK

From today, calls to Samaritans, the UK’s leading suicide reduction charity, are free of charge. A...

Wednesday 16th September 2015

Feeling like a ‘fresher out of water’? You are not alone, say Samaritans

#FresherOutOfWater As young people from all over the UK start university for the first time,...

Thursday 10th September 2015

Leading charities join forces to help people bereaved by suicide

Samaritans and Cruse Bereavement Care are launching a series of free support groups, named Facing...

Thursday 10th September 2015

Samaritans Cymru launch emotional health lessons on World Suicide Prevention Day

Samaritans Cymru has today launched DEAL (Developing Emotional Awareness & Listening), a set of...