News: United Kingdom

Wednesday 23rd September 2015

Samaritans reaction to the Etherington review of charity fundraising

Samaritans welcomes the findings of the Etherington review of charity fundraising, published today...

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...