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Rental Affordability Snapshot

Posted on the 27th of April, 2017.

New research has highlighted alarming statistics on rental affordability for the most vulnerable people in our local community- the young, the old and people living with a disability. Research undertaken by Samaritans in April has shown that out of 1435…

The Youth Series Cards

Posted on the 19th of April, 2017.

Samaritans has teamed up with the very talented artist, Tabatha Tyne to create an exciting new tool to help young people share their feelings and communicate. The Youth Series card set is a unique method of establishing and supporting communication and…

Celebrating Seniors Week

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Samaritans helps transform Hamilton South

Posted on the 24th of February, 2017.

Samaritans has been working with the community and artist Shane Kennedy to add a splash of colour to the Hamilton South neighbourhood.  Following a successful pilot initiative of re-designing and painting a few letter boxes, Samaritans pushed for a grant funding…

Passing it on

One of the wonderful mother supported through our Brighter Futures program has decided to ‘pay it forward’ by collecting second hand school bags to donate to those in need. As a mother of five, Nicole knows how hard it can…

5 ways to invigorate your soul in 2017

New year, new you! Or so the saying goes. Are you looking for ways to grow yourself in 2017? Look no further; here are 5 ways to start a great year for you… Show gratitude It only takes 10 minutes watching…

Are you interested in being a youth mentor?

Samaritans is currently seeking volunteer mentors for Samaritans Student Accommodation Mentor Program. This program is designed specifically to provide the opportunity for each resident at Samaritans Student Accommodation in Wickham to build a relationship with a like-minded mentor who will…

Emergency Relief Centre holiday opening times

Samaritans Emergency Relief Centres will re-open on the following dates in 2017 and resume normal operating hours: Broadmeadow – Monday 9 January Cessnock – Monday 9 January Gorokan – Monday 16 January Toronto – Monday 16 January Rutherford – Tuesday…

New beginnings for local artist

Patrick Van Deale, a local Newcastle artist who is supported by Samaritans post-release services recently hosted an art exhibition. Patrick realised his passion for art whilst in prison and since being released he has attended Art School at Hunter TAFE. …

Offering Individual Support

Samaritans is proud to offer disability support that is flexible and inclusive of individual needs.  This couldn’t be truer for sisters Lucy and Holly, who have enjoyed Host Family Care with Shirley every weekend for the last 17 years. Holly…