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Monday 15th January 2018

Nine out of ten of us believe in reaching out with a brew, says Samaritans

Samaritans is turning Blue Monday into Brew Monday today (15 Jan) by encouraging people to get...

Sunday 14th January 2018

Let’s make 2018 the year we really connect

Brew Monday - Ruth Sutherland's blog

Samaritans CEO Ruth Sutherland calls on us all to make simple human connection a priority January...

Friday 29th December 2017

British Empire medal for Samaritans volunteer

A Samaritans volunteer has been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the New Year honours. Dawn...

Monday 18th December 2017

Cross-party MPs make Christmas pledge to prevent suicide in 2018

Sign on the dotted line: MPs will be pledging to keep suicide prevention at the top of the agenda

MPs from all parties are getting together to sign a pledge to support suicide prevention in 2018 at...

Monday 18th December 2017

Suicides fall in Northern Ireland but rates still ‘alarmingly high’

The suicide rate in Northern Ireland has gone down by 7.6 per cent in the last year, ONS statistics...

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