Norwich Samaritans

Norwich Samaritans

Charity information

Norwich Samaritans

We provide a confidential emotional support service, primarily accessible by phone,email,SMS and face to face. We also train prisoners to act as as as Samaritans in the two local prisons in Norfolk and perform outreach work within the county

Founded 2016

  • Mission statement

    Norwich Samaritans Vision is that fewer people die by suicide. We work to achieve this vision by making it our mission to alleviate emotional distress and reduce the incidence of suicidal feelings and suicidal behaviour

  • Aims

    Norwich Samaritans aims to:

    • Reduce the feelings of distress and crisis that can lead to suicide
    • Reduce the risk of suicide in specific settings and vulnerable groups
    • Increase access to support for people in distress and crisis
    • Influence governments and other agencies to take action to reduce suicide
  • Overview

    Established: August 2016

    Registered Charity Number: 1168681

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 210

    Phone number: 01603 623985

    Address: 19 St Stephens Square, Norwich NR1 3SS

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  • Samaritans Van

    We want to replace our current van, which is 10 years old. It is used for outreach work, ... More