Samaritans’ mission is to reduce the incidence of suicide by alleviating despair, isolation, distress, and suicidal feelings among individuals in the community, 24 hours a day; to educate the public about suicide prevention; to help those who have lost a loved one to suicide; and to reduce the stigma associated with suicide. Samaritans provides life saving suicide prevention services throughout Greater Boston, MetroWest, and across Massachusetts. Our services are free, confidential, and nonjudgmental. 24/7 Crisis Services – You can call or text us at (877) 870-4673 anytime you feel isolated, desperate, suicidal, or concerned about someone else in your life. Grief Support Services – If you have lost a loved one to suicide, you can find support through events, meetings, and peer networks. Community Education & Outreach – Learn how to help someone in crisis by hosting a suicide prevention workshop at your school, workplace, or organization.