When people in the NYC-Metro area need someone to talk to, they call Samaritans confidential 24-hour suicide prevention hotline. When it comes to providing help for people in crisis–Samaritans Is Always There.

The Samaritans of New York is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose entire budget is derived from the generous support of individuals, corporations, foundations and government grants. There are many ways to contribute to Samaritans mission to help people in crisis and prevent suicide and we appreciate your donations in whatever manner best reflects your interests and ability.

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to support Samaritans work in one of the following ways:

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To make a secure online donation, please enter the amount you wish to give and click on the Donate button below.

If your donation is in honor of someone such as a family member or Samaritans volunteer, please enter their full name in the Dedication box below before clicking donate. If your donation is in memory of someone special, please enter “in memory of” followed by their name in the Dedication box. Your donation will be acknowledged to the individual, family or friend(s) of your choice if you provide contact information along with your gift.

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Please make contributions payable to “The Samaritans of New York” and mail to: The Samaritans, Box 1259 Madison Square Station, New York, NY 10159. Please let us know if your donation is in honor or in memory of someone and your donation can be acknowledged to the individual, family or friend(s) of your choice.