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Running the Boston Marathon for Samaritans was truly the biggest honor of my life

Callahan McGuinness, 2019 Boston Marathon runner Running the Boston Marathon for Samaritans was truly the biggest honor of my life Going into it, I knew the process would be challenging and would push me physically. What I didn't expect was the emotional side of it this year. This process gave me the courage to have [...]

2019-07-11T09:49:46-04:00July 11th, 2019|

Welcome Emma Albright to Samaritans Board of Directors!

Emma Albright has been involved with Samaritans for four years and is thrilled to be joining the Board of Directors. As a former Samaritans volunteer, mentor to new volunteers, and Homeleader, Emma had the privilege of coming to know those who use our services, and the many paths that may lead a person to pick up the phone, write a text, or visit a SafePlace meeting.

2019-06-26T14:42:03-04:00June 26th, 2019|

Our Executive Director, Steve Mongeau, announces his retirement

Steve and his wife, Jan, with their children, children-in-law, and grandchildren. Dear Samaritans community members, My life’s journey has taken an unexpected turn as my family was stunned to learn last month that my wife, Janice, had a “massive growth in her brain,” which turned out to be a cancerous tumor. We are [...]

2019-06-26T10:27:40-04:00June 23rd, 2019|

Inspiring teen volunteers remind us of the importance of Samaritans’ work

Helpline volunteers come to Samaritans from all backgrounds and experiences. We recently celebrated our youngest volunteers at our Teen Volunteer Parent Night, where four of our young volunteers shared the impact that their experience at Samaritans has had on their lives.

2019-05-15T12:39:27-04:00May 14th, 2019|

The Kenyan community is proud to support Samaritans 2019 Breakfast for Hope

The Kenyan Community is proud to join and support Samaritans 2019 Breakfast for Hope as first time attendees. In our time of need, Samaritans offered hope, to partner with and support the Kenyan community as we came to terms, tried to cope, and looked for answers to the number of suicides affecting our community.

2019-04-29T15:24:41-04:00April 29th, 2019|