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The Samaritans (Central London Branch)

Org #32209
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
1953
year founded
$64,906
raised on GlobalGiving
5
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 (3)

Brew Monday
United Kingdom / Mental Health
 
Project Leaders
Caroline Fahy
Caroline Fahy
Paola Pizzoli
Paola Pizzoli
Simon Denyer
Simon Denyer
Team
Geoffrey Harrison
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

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Nov 19, 2020
A Reflection on our Year
This year on the 2nd November Central London Samaritans, the founding branch of Samaritans, entered it's 68th year. For all this time our branch has been open and supporting our callers 24/7, 365 days...
Jul 20, 2020
Covid-19 Proof - Still Answering Calls 24/7
Since our last report lives for everyone all over the world have changed in a way previously never imagined. In London we went into lockdown on 23rd March and at Central London Samaritans it...
Mar 24, 2020
Share the Warmth
Just as Christmas is so lonely and isolating for many people we find January to be a bleak month as well. Each year "Blue Monday" is the name given to the third Monday in January which is claimed...
 
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