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Central London Samaritans

Org #32209
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
1953
year founded
$136,281
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Central London Samaritans, based in Soho, is the founding branch of the charity. We provide round the clock, non-judgmental emotional support for anyone who is struggling to cope. We listen, give people the time and space to work through their problems and find their own way forward. In the year 2018/19, our 400 Listening Volunteers responded to over 80,000 calls for help via phone, SMS and Email, supported over 4,000 contacts face to face, helped over 2,000 of London's most vulnerable people, including the homeless, the LGBT + community, those bereaved by suicide and people in prison. Our schools and university outreach programme raises awareness with young people and by working with bu... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Paola Pizzoli
Paola Pizzoli
Team
Cheryl Bowers
Organization Information
46 Marshall St
London, London W1F 9BF
United Kingdom
02077580660
Organization Information
46 Marshall St
London, London W1F 9BF
United Kingdom
02077580660

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

We're open 24/7 - through the Holidays and Beyond.

By Paola Pizzoli | Community & Corporate Engagement Officer

Christmas can be a wonderful time of year for some, but it's also a time when feelings of loneliness, depression and anxiety can be overwhelming. It’s more crucial than ever around the holidays,... Read the full report ›

70 years of listening

By Paola Pizzoli | Community & Corporate Engagement Officer

In a world filled with constant noise, there is something truly extraordinary about the power of listening. For 70 remarkable years, we've dedicated ourselves to listening to people, and it's been an... Read the full report ›

Samaritans at London Pride

By Paola Pizzoli | Community & Corporate Engagement Officer

Every year Central London Samaritans takes part in the London Pride Parade to raise awareness of our charity and show our support for the LGBTQ+ community. The highlight of the event is the parade,... Read the full report ›
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