Volunteer for Samaritans

Samaritans Wellington are seeking volunteers to answer calls to our helpline for those feeling lonely, depressed or suicidal. 

You can make an amazing difference by becoming a volunteer telephone counsellor for Samaritans and helping to support people when they need someone to talk to or when they are going through a difficult time in their life.

Samaritans at Jumbo Tennis


Samaritans at Jumbo Tennis

On Friday 2 March, Samaritans volunteers and supporters got all dressed up at the Rotary Club of Wellington's Jumbo Tennis Event to raise awareness for Samaritans suicide prevention work.

Mayor of Wellington, Justin Lester  came along to play for Samaritans team, as well as local Wellington actors Gavin Rutherford and Bronwyn Turei.  

Samaritans Quiz Nights


Get a team together and come along and support Samaritans Quiz Nights.

Samaritans will be running a series of quiz nights each Tuesday night during March (6th, 13th, 20th, 27th March) at the Sprig and Fern Tavern, Tinakori Road, Thorndon. Arrive 6.30pm (or earlier) for a 6.45pm start.