Charity (no. 219432)

Samaritans of Northumbria

"Here to listen..24/7...we're waiting for your call...call for free on 116123"

Who We Help, Why We Help & the Difference It Makes

Our branch is situated in the town of Ashington ("the biggest pit village in the world") in south east Northumberland. We are the only Samaritans' branch in Northumberland and draw volunteers from all over the county. Our volunteers come from a wide range of backgrounds and find their involvement with Samaritans a very rewarding experience.

An unusual aspect of our branch is that we provide training and support to prison inmates who are then able to act as listening volunteers to other prisoners.


Our Services Are

Free Donation Appreciated

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What We Do

We are here to listen. Call us free on 116123

Unfortunately due to the Covid-19 pandemic we are unable to talk to you in our branch which remains closed to personal callers for now.

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Volunteer

We are always looking for volunteers, whether that is to answer phone calls, respond to e-mails and SMS's or provide support in other (fundraising, IT, admin) ways. Please contact us to find out more. You will be sure of a very warm welcome.

Email our branch for more details: ashington.director@samaritans.org. 

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