Support us

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Become a volunteer

We need volunteers more than ever. Give your time and be there for people who desperately need someone.

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Events and fundraising

Fundraising for us and help us be there for those who need us most. From bake sales to bike rides, there's a fundraising idea for everyone.

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Gifts in memory

Commemorate the life of someone special by making a donation, setting up a Tribute Fund or holding a collection at their funeral.

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Why we need your help

Someone calls us every seven seconds, and it costs £5 to answer a call. Here's why we need your help.

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Campaigns

Help create a world where fewer people die by suicide.

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Business partnerships

Your company’s support really can save lives. Find out how.

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Leave a gift to Samaritans in your Will

By remembering Samaritans in your Will, you'll help us to be here, always.

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Philanthropy

Giving a major gift to Samaritans will save people’s lives.

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Other ways to support us

You can also support us through text giving or through our competitions.

Samaritans' supporter community panel

Help shape the future of Samaritans by joining our online Supporter Community Panel.

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Frequently asked questions about Samaritans fundraising and donations

Thinking about donating to Samaritans or want to learn more about how it works? Your questions on fundraising, individual donations and regular giving answered.

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Lisa's story

Our new online chat service could be a lifeline for so many people, especially those who don’t feel ready or aren’t able to share their pain out loud. Read Lisa's story to learn more about how you could help make online chat a reality.

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Fundraising appeals

Every day, Samaritans volunteers respond to around 10,000 calls for help – and we want to be there for every single one. Support us today.

Need support? Call 116 123 to speak to a Samaritan or

view other ways to get in touch