• Swan House
    SY3 7BJ
Counselling and advice from the Shrewsbury Samaritans; 24hr support for those who are experiencing distress or despair… or if you’re worried and just want to talk to someone.

The Shrewsbury Samaritans are here to listen 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Whatever you're going through, big or small, their counselling and advice service in Shrewsbury is always confidential and non-judgemental.


Shrewsbury branch of the Samaritans

 Emotional Support on 116123

National number - 116123 (free to call, doesn't show on your bill)

Find it impossible to talk about your problems? Then send the Samaritans an email by clicking here


Shrewsbury is one of 202 branches of the Samaritans working across the UK and the ROI. Counselling and advice is offered by 17,000 trained volunteers and is entirely dependent on voluntary support.

If you would like to apply to be a Samaritans volunteer in Shrewsbury, visit or call 116123.


"There's very few places you can go to in the world where you can pick up a telephone and another human being, no matter why they're doing it, will listen to you unconditionally."

- Samaritans caller


Registered Charity Number: 238238

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