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The journey to become a Crisis Support Volunteer with the Samaritans begins with an Information Session.  We are now looking for volunteers who would like to join us in 2018!  If you are interested in hearing more about what is involved register your interest below to get started on your journey.


Come to one of our INFORMATION SESSIONS to start your journey.  Enquire below to contact us and reserve your place on one of the following dates:

  • Saturday, 7 April 2018 from 10am – 12pm
  • Saturday, 5 May 2018 from 10am – 12pm
  • Wednesday, 6 June 2018 from 6pm – 8pm


Next you will be invited to attend a SELECTION EVENT.  This 3.5 hour event gives us the opportunity to get to know you better, for you to get to know us, and importantly for you to determine for yourself if you feel you have the qualities it takes to become a Samaritan. Upcoming dates are:

  • Saturday, 26 May 2018 from 9am – 12:30pm
  • Saturday, 16 June 2018 from 9am – 12:30pm

 is conducted in a classroom setting and is run by experienced Samaritans.

Our third course for 2018 will be held on Saturdays starting 7 July 2018.
Further dates for 2018 are still to be confirmed.


Let us know that you would like to start YOUR journey by enquiring below.

Join us now!

Thank you for your interest, our Volunteer Management team will be in contact with you shortly.