Samaritan Text Support

Posted on 04. Apr, 2007, in Depression, Mental Health, SuicideComments Off on Samaritan Text Support

Given that Ireland has the highest suicide rate amongst the young adult populations, it is crucial to find a way that adequate support can be made available to them.  The Samaritans have come up with a new service; responding to distress by text and email.  Miriam Gormally met Maggie Hayden, the director of the Dublin Samaritan group, who explained the importance of this service.  

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