Welcome to Befrienders Worldwide (BW)

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The teams at BW seafarers’ emotional support centres are waiting to hear from seafarers anywhere in the world where they can speak to trained listening volunteers who will listen to your emotional concerns in confidence. You will never be judged and everything you say will remain confidential.

If you have emotional concerns that are affecting you, please call now at the times listed below. Thank you.


You may call any centre (below) which is open – wherever you are in the world. They are open 7 days a week

The current time is 09:11 UTC
(This is the Coordinated Universal Time)


USA

Samaritans Southcoast

Status: CLOSED

Call +XX X XXXX XXXX

Operating hours:

From: 13:00 UTC
To: 04:00 UTC

Local Time: UTC-5 hrs

Spain

Samaritans in Spain

Status : OPEN NOW

Call +XX X XXXX XXXX

Operating Hours:

From: 09:00 UTC
To: 21:00 UTC

Local Time: UTC+1 hrs

CHINA/HK

The Samaritans

Status: CLOSED

Call +XX XXXX XXXX

Operating Hours:

From: 11:00 UTC
To: 14:00 UTC

Local Time: UTC+8 hrs

Philippines

In Touch Philippines

Status: OPEN NOW

Call +XX X XXXX XXXX

Operating Hours:

From: 16:00 UTC
To: 15:59 UTC

Local Time: UTC+8 hrs

Your call is important. If you cannot get through please wait and try again.


For other welfare support, you can access this Seafarers Support Centre

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Whatever challenges they’re facing, seafarers can rely on us.

Stella Maris is the largest ship-visiting network in the world. We improve the lives of seafarers and fishers through our network of local chaplains and seafarer centres, expert information, advocacy, and spiritual support.

https://www.stellamaris.org.uk