About us/Our affiliations

Our affiliations

Our affiliations

Samaritans is affiliated with the following WA community organisations:

  • West Australian Association of Mental Health
  • West Australian Council of Social Services
  • Youth Affairs Council of WA
  • Volunteering WA
  • Our Community
  • Go Volunteer
  • Armadale Volunteer Resource Centre
  • Bassendean Volunteer Centre
  • City of Cockburn Volunteer Centre
  • Nedlands Volunteering Centre
  • Peel Volunteers
  • Swan Volunteers
  • Vic for Life Volunteering
  • Melville Volunteer Resources Centre
  • Fremantle Volunteer Centre
  • Kwinana Volunteer Centre


Internationally the Samaritans is affiliated with the following organisations:
  • Befrienders Worldwide (in 38 countries) of which the Samaritans is a member
  • International Federation of Telephone Emergency Services (in 28 countries)


Members of Befrienders Worldwide

As a member of Befrienders Worldwide Samaritans work alongside organisations in:


Other Helplines

Lifelink Samaritans – Tasmania
Ph: (03) 6331 3355

The Samaritans wouldn’t be here without the generous support of individuals, the wider community and businesses. The donations we receive allows us to provide crucial 24/7 Anonymous Crisis Support to Australians dealing with feelings of depression, sadness, loneliness and despair.