Registration or Application Methods

Become a Volunteer

  • Emotional Support Volunteer

    Content

    The Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong was established in 1960, formerly known as the Suicide Prevention Society, it was the first of its kind in Asia. Our organization was registered as an society in Hong Kong in October 1963, and later renamed The Hong Kong Samaritans, and was converted to company registration in 1994. SBHK is a voluntary service organization born and bred in Hong Kong and composed entirely of volunteers. The purpose is to extend a hand of sympathy to desperate and endangered people, provide support and appropriate emotional relief, and achieve the goal of helping others to help themselves. Our volunteer service is diversified, mainly including hotline, visits, face-to-face interviews, emails and online instant conversations. We use the above methods to solve emotional or inner troubles with help seekers.

    Emotional Support Volunteer Recruitment Poster: Click Here
    Emotional Support Volunteer Service Environment: Click Here

    Apply and Enquiry

    Recruitment Introduction and Application Form: Download
    Enquiry No.: 2790 8844
    Email:touch@sbhk.org.hk

Talks

  • Suicide Prevention Education Project - Talk

    Content

    Talk topics:
    Glow, Relationship, Overcome, Worthiness
    (Details in Chinese only)

    Duration: 1 Hour
    Target Audiences: Students, seniors, parents and community members or according to individual needs
    Number of people: No upper limit
    Fee: HK$900

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry No.: 2319 1269
    Email: grow@sbhk.org.hk

  • Jockey Club Life-Connect Resource Network - Community Education Talk

    Content

    Talk: Story from a family
    Feature: Survivor(s) is/are invited to share their thoughts, feelings and reflections
    Goal: Through the Surviors’ sharing and the social worker’s debriefing to

    • raise the awareness of self and other’s emotion
    • encourage seeking help when needed by clarifying the myths of mental illness
    • understand the truth of suicide and the impacts to relatives and friends that it can lead to
    • know how to get help seeking information

    Duration: 1 Hour
    Target Audiences: Secondary students and public
    Number of people: Around 100
    Fee: Free

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry No.: 2319 1269
    Email: grow@sbhk.org.hk

Workshops

  • Suicide Prevention Education Project - Workshop

    Content

    Workshop topics:
    I – Interactive (suitable for secondary school students)
    N – Narrative
    (Details in Chinese only)

    Duration: 1.5 Hour
    Target Audiences: Students, seniors, parents and community members or according to individual needs
    Number of people: below 50
    Fee: HK$1,400

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry No.: 2319 1269
    Email: grow@sbhk.org.hk

Exhibition & Promotion

  • Suicide Prevention Education Project - Exhibition and Experience

    Content

    Exhibition and Experience topics:
    Try, Observe
    (Details in Chinese only)

    Duration: 1 Hour (lunch hour/after school)
    Target Audiences: Students, seniors, parents and community members or according to individual needs
    Number of people: No upper limit
    Fee: HK$2,300

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry No.: 2319 1269
    Email: grow@sbhk.org.hk

Life Drama Programme

  • “Your Life.Your Choice” Life Drama

    Content

    “Your Life.Your Choice” Life Drama is suitable for secondary school students and the general public, the drama is in the form of interactive theatre where audiences are allowed to try themselves in the characters’ shoes by replacing any character in the performance. They could interview and question, rewrite the lines and responses of the roles in the drama. These sparkle the audiences to introspect their life decisions, empower them to overcome challenges and develop a greater appreciation towards their lives.

    Duration: Around 1.5 hour (Depends on the actual situation)
    Target Audiences: Secondary school students and public
    Number of people: Below 500
    Fee: HK$2,000

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry No.: 2319 1269
    Email: grow@sbhk.org.hk

  • “Fairytale REplay & WEplay” Life Drama

    Content

    In view of the needs of drama for primary school students, in 2017 and 2018, MTR Corporation sponsored “Fairytale REplay & WEplay” drama programme for primary school students to learn, discuss and introspect their ways in getting along with others.

    Duration: Around 1 hour (depends on the actual situation)
    Target Audiences: Primary school students and public
    No. of people: Below 500
    Fee: HK$3,000

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry Number: 2319 1269
    Email: grow@sbhk.org.hk

Donation Box

  • Placement of Donation Boxes

    Content

    The Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong sincerely invites companies and organizations to place donation boxes in stores or shopping malls etc., by putting together the generous donations from the public, we are able to extend more comprehensive life education and suicide prevention services.

    香港撒瑪利亞防止自殺會捐款箱The Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong Donation Box

    Donation Box Size (L x W x H): 22cm x 8cm x 16cm

    Apply and Enquiry

    Apply: Download Form
    Enquiry No.: 2363 7533
    Enquiry Email: care@sbhk.org.hk