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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.


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.


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.


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.



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.


Leave a gift in your Will

Whatever the future brings, gifts in Wills help us to be here for people who need of our support, always.



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


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.


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.


Sometimes it’s easier to type than talk

When life feels unbearable and overwhelming, sometimes it’s easier to type than talk

Fundraising appeals

It costs just £5 to answer a call, and we get one every seven seconds. Support us today.

Jason playing rugby in his Samaritans photo shoot

How Samaritans helped change Jason’s story at Christmas

Thanks to the support of people like you, a Samaritan was there to answer Jason’s call for help. Talking on the phone helped him to realise that he could find the strength to carry on and that he didn’t have to face the future alone.

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

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