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Portsmouth and East Hants Samaritans


296 London Road
North End


08457 90 90 90


08457 90 91 92


Service offered ^ back to top

Telephone helpline operating 24 hours a day offering emotional support for anyone in crisis. Offers a listening and befriending service to people who are isolated, feel in despair or who are suicidal. Open daily for drop-in visits. The national local rate Samaritans number (08457 90 90 90) can also put callers through without delay to their nearest unengaged branch. Email support jo@samaritans.org

Target group

People undergoing any kind of crisis, including despair or suicidal thoughts.

Area served

Portsmouth, Gosport, Fareham, East Hampshire and surrounding areas.

How to contact ^ back to top

Phone any time or call in 9am-10pm daily.

Opening times
MondayPhone 24 hours, 9am - 10pm visits
TuesdayPhone 24 hours, 9am - 10pm visits
WednesdayPhone 24 hours, 9am - 10pm visits
ThursdayPhone 24 hours, 9am - 10pm visits
FridayPhone 24 hours, 9am - 10pm visits
WeekendsPhone 24 hours, 9am - 10pm visits

Access information ^ back to top

Disabled access

Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped entrance. Stairlift to adapted toilet.

Adapted toilets


Wheelchair access

Yes - limited

Further information ^ back to top

Type of organisation

Registered Charity


75 volunteers.

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