The Samaritans of Bristol County

627 State Road (Route 6)
Westport, MA 02790
Phone: (508) 673-3777

About this Location

The Samaritans of Bristol County is a non-religious charity providing free and confidential emotional support to any person that is lonely, depressed or suicidal. The Suicide Prevention and Crisis Hot Line is staffed by trained volunteers and is available seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Anyone who is in need of talking to someone in confidence is welcome to call. For IMMEDIATE help call 911

Specialties and Services


  • Community Education & Outreach
  • Confidential Hotline
  • Resource and Referral Services
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Survivor Support
  • Well-being Checks

Service Settings

  • Emergency/Crisis Support & Hotlines
  • Family Support Services


  • Addiction and Substance Abuse Services
  • Community Resources and Supportive Services
  • Mental Health Services

Evidence-Based Treatments and Special Programs

  • Befriending Hotline
  • Kare Calls
  • Safe Place
  • Speaker Engagements
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Work Study/Internship


  • N/A


  • Not Provided

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

For more information:

  • Call: 508-673-3777
  • Toll free: 866-508-4357
  • Email:

Intake Process

Does not apply

Eligibility and Insurance


Eligible Gender:
Other Elgibility Criteria:

Befriending Hotline: available to any person who feels alone, depressed or is in crisis

Kare Calls: weekly "check-in" calls available to persons 65+ years

Safe Place: "survivors" grief/bereavement group for persons experiencing the loss of a loved one, family member or friend to suicide


  • Free Services