Wednesday 9th November 2011

Press release: Samaritans celebrate life of founder, Chad Varah

Helpline charity Samaritans today (12 November) celebrates the hundredth anniversary of the birth...

Wednesday 28th September 2011

Press release: Change of Chair at Samaritans

Samaritans’ Chair, Sophie Andrews, is stepping down as her three year term comes to an end. Having...

Friday 5th August 2011

Press release: Samaritans comment on the 2010 suicides for Scotland

Figures released today revealed there were 781 suicides across the country in 2010 compared to 746...

Tuesday 2nd August 2011

Press release: Suicide still a taboo 50 years after decriminalisation

A third (33%) of people in the UK would still not talk to anyone about their feelings if they were...

Wednesday 27th July 2011

Press release: New Google feature signposts people searching for suicide to Samaritans

From today Internet users in Ireland who are searching online for information about suicide using...