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Samaritans provide confidential emotional support to people experiencing feelings of distress and despair, including those which could lead to self harm or suicide. Through their 24 hour telephone helpline and face to face drop in sessions trained volunteers provide a listening ear to people struggling to cope with everyday life.

Contact details

Main Telephone: 0191 232 7272

Newcastle branch number

Other Telephone: 07725 909090

Text service only. Messages are charged at your normal text rate


Helpline: 116 123

Helpline: 116 123

Freephone from mobiles and landlines. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Opening hours
Helpline open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Drop in, no appointment needed, for face to face support Monday to Sunday 9am to 9pm

Cost: Free

Samaritan House
15 Portland Terrace
Newcastle Upon Tyne

54.9821 -1.60318

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Last updated: January 23, 2020

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