Contact Us


Please call 911 directly.

Need to Talk?

To talk to one of our volunteers, please call

Toll free in RI at (1-800) 365-4044

or 1-401-272-4044

Note: Our Crisis Hotline/Listening Line is anonymous and free of charge. The Listening Line is available 24/7 depending on the availability of volunteers within a 24 hour period. From time to time, there may be gaps in volunteer coverage. Please feel free to contact other Samaritan branches for listening line support. To find numbers for The Samaritans in Fall River/New Bedford, Cape Cod, Boston, New York City and others, please visit More Resources on this website.

Want to donate, schedule a presentation, volunteer, attend Safe Place or have other questions?

Please call our BUSINESS LINE at (401) 721-5220 (New)
Note: The Business line is NOT anonymous and is not monitored. Please do NOT use this line for befriending calls or suicide emergencies.

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Return to the home page of our website, scroll down and see the space to add your name and receive our online newsletter.

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Please send your name, address, telephone number and email address to

Important Note! – This email address is NOT anonymous and NOT monitored regularly and should NOT be used for any emergency correspondence or for befriending. If it’s an emergency, please call 911 directly. Need to talk? Call The Samaritans Crisis Hotline/Listening Lines at 401.272.4044 or toll free in RI (1-800) 365-4044.

For general written inquiries or to send donations, please write to:

The Samaritans of Rhode Island

P.O. Box 9086

Providence RI 02940

Suicide Prevention Resources for Rhode Island Residents

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