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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:

  • Wednesday, 6 June 2018 from 6pm – 8pm
  • Saturday, 21 July 2018 from 1pm – 3pm


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, 23 June 2018 from 1pm – 4:30pm
  • Saturday, 4 August 2018 from 1pm – 4:30pm

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

Our third course for 2018 has been postponed and will now be held on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons starting 15 September 2018.


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

Join us now!

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.