Please use your legal name, as shown on your passport or driving license
Why we need your legal name
To safeguard our volunteers and callers we
have to keep accurate records of who our
volunteers are, and we use legal names for
criminal record checks, where they are
What should we call you?
For example, when we contact you by phone or email
Date of birth
Why we need your date of birth
Samaritans Central Office and your branch may
use your date of birth to confirm your identity
and to process your criminal record check (if
needed for your role). Your date of birth
should match official documents like your
passport or driving licence and may be
verified against these.
Terms and Conditions
Reading our terms and conditions
As a volunteer with us you will get access to
systems and information that are sensitive and
confidential. To protect you we need you to
read and acknowledge our terms and conditions.
The link will open in a new tab. The checkbox
to confirm you have read them will become
active once you have opened them.
How we'll use your details
We'll use your details to keep in touch about your
application, and to manage your involvement with us. We may
need to use external organisations to help do this but
we'll never let any of them use your details for their
We have branches across the United Kingdom, the Republic of
Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, some of which
are registered as independent charities. To find out more about
how we handle and protect your personal information, see our
Stay in touch
How would you like to hear from us?
We will keep your details safe and you can change your preferences at any time by calling our Supporter Care
03709 00 00 32. Or you can email [email protected] or write to us at
Samaritans, The Upper Mill, Kingston
Road, Ewell KT17 2AF. We'd love to hear from you.
Samaritans is made up of branches across the UK, the Republic of Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of
of which are registered as independent charities. Your information will only be used for the purposes of
For more information on how Samaritans handles and protects your personal information, please see our privacy statement.