Off the Record (Bristol)

Off the Record (Bristol)

Charity information

Off the Record (Bristol)

Off the Record (Bristol) provide a variety of mental health services and information to young people in Bristol and South Gloucestershire. Over 5,000 young people access our various services each year.

Bristol is a multi-cultural city with a wide spectrum of economic backgrounds, from wealthy to some of the most deprived in the country.

As such our services reflect this need and everything we offer is free at any point of access. Young people self-refer to our support.

Founded 1965

  • Mission statement

    To work alongside local young people to alleviate individual emotional distress, promote and defend the rights and voice of young people in public life, and challenge together the inequalities that lead to poorer mental health and life chances.

    We offer free and confidential mental health support for young people 11-25 across Bristol.

  • Aims

    Off the Record (Bristol) aims to:

    • To support young people to empower and intellectually defend themselves through the provision of mental health services and development work.
    • To promote positive mental health and the resilience of all young people.
    • To challenge the wider social and structural inequalities that lead to poorer mental health and life chances.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1965

    Registered Charity Number: 1085351

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 15

    Part time staff: 35

    Volunteers: 60

    Phone number: 0808 8089120

    Address: 8-10 West Street Old Market Bristol BS2 0BH

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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