Samaritans produces a number of publications and resources to help aid the local community in Newcastle, Central Coast & beyond.

On this page you will find our regular donor newsletter Connections and links to purchasing books that Samaritans services have compiled as resources.

If you are searching for Samaritans Annual Reports or our Strategic Plan, please visit Our Accountability page.

Connections Newsletter

Connections is our regular newsletter distributed to our donors. It features the latest news, events and service news. Take a look below at our most recent editions.

 Kinship Care Booklet

This is a support and information resource for kinship and relative carers.  The booklet is designed to help, support and direct you to the appropriate services for your family.

To order your copy please call Samaritans on 4960 7100.

To view the electronic version, click here.

Youth Series Cards

The Youth Series card set is a unique method of establishing and supporting communication and engagement with young people whilst offering a creative approach to exploring and understanding emotions and feelings. The cards feature easily recognisable images which may be helpful in the understanding and discussion of difficult or complex topics.

Click here for more information or to register your interest.

Carability Workbook


The Carer’s Workbook aims to build resilience and promote self care. The workbook was created by a case management service for the Older Parent Carers of Adult Children with a Disability, Samaritans Older Parent Carer Program.

This resource is designed to guide the person through the program which aims to promote Strengths, Opportunities, Networks/supports and Growing your hopes, dreams and aspirations. To order your copy please call Samaritans on 02 4384 8400.