News: United Kingdom

Thursday 29th September 2016

New research shows 1 in 5 adults have contemplated suicide

Samaritans’ response to the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey 2014 The Adult Psychiatric Morbidity...

Tuesday 20th September 2016

Action is needed to tackle rise in prison suicides, says Samaritans

Samaritans is calling on the Government to recruit and retain more prison staff in the face of...

Monday 5th September 2016

70 organisations come together to say it’s okay to talk this world suicide prevention day

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Members of the National Suicide Prevention Alliance (NSPA) team up with Andy’s Man Clubs to...

Wednesday 3rd August 2016

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Kent becomes a Samaritans Ambassador

We are delighted to announce that Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Kent has become an Ambassador...

Thursday 26th May 2016

Parents, don’t panic about exam stress, says Samaritans

Exam stress in teenagers - suicide prevention with Samaritans

In light of a report released yesterday about suicide in children and young people, citing exams as...