We're here to help

We're here to help

Have you been affected by the 2019/20 bushfires or COVID-19? Samaritans is here to help. Our hardship assistance program can help you with paying your bills, feeding your family and getting back on your feet.

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Samaritans response to COVID-19

Samaritans response to COVID-19

We want to confirm Samaritans commitment to continuing providing support to people in our community, while ensuring everyone’s safety.

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Become a foster carer

Become a foster carer

Could you be a foster carer? You could change a life. We are looking for people who can provide short-term care for a young person until they can return to their family.

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Disability services tailored to suit you

Disability services tailored to suit you

Live the life you want. From individual support in your community, to 24/7 support for people with complex needs, our trained staff are ready to help you.

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Here for the tough times

Here for the tough times

At Samaritans we are here to support people through the tough times and to celebrate the good. We believe in offering help unconditionally and standing up for what is right. If you join us, we can do even more.

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Samaritans is here to support and help people through tough times.

We give our help unconditionally with care and respect, empowering individuals to build their resilience and find their place in the community. Our belief in social justice means we stand up for what is right and are not afraid to speak up for those in society that haven’t had a voice.

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I need help

Life can be challenging at times. With our range of services, we can give you the support you need to overcome difficult situations, achieve your goals and thrive.

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I want to help others

You can play an important part in supporting us to empower individuals. There are many way you can contribute towards improving people's lives.

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Our services

Samaritans services provide support across the Central Coast, Newcastle, Hunter, Mid North Coast and Central Western regions of NSW. We give our help unconditionally with care and respect, empowering individuals to build their resilience and find their place in the community.