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New: Croydon Community Lottery

Here's a fun and exciting way to raise money for our charity and other local causes in the borough.

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Podcast: Centre for Mental Health

We talked to Thea from Centre for Mental Health about our work with young people affected by youth violence.


Chaps Chat: Men's Mental Health Podcast

OTR's Engagement Consultant, Lee Townsend, appeared on the Chaps Chat podcast to talk about supporting men's mental health.

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OTR's new Support Line hours

We've extended our free telephone support line opening times to include weekly opening hours.

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Why barber shops matter to the community

We were interviewed by BBC News about barbershops in the Black community and coronavirus.

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OTR at Wimbledon 2021!

Sean Seresinhe is representing OTR at this year's tournament and performing the coin toss for Men's Singles Final.

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London barbers trained in UK-first project

New project launched with London South Bank University (LSBU) and the Croydon BME Forum.

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Black History Month

The winner of our Black History Month creative competition announced!


Black Lives Matter

A statement from Off The Record on the killing of George Floyd and systemic racism.

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Creative Competition

The Winner of our creative competition announced! Click through to view all entries.


Photos: An OTR celebration!

Last month we celebrated 25 years of OTR! Click through to view photos from the event.


OTR on Riverside Radio!

Listen to our interview on Riverside Radio with presenter Beth Ashmead Latham.


OTR at Wimbledon!

Our Outreach and Schools Worker Matthew interviewed at Wimbledon Women's Semi-Finals

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A major announcement - OTR announced as 2019 GSK Impact Award winners!

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OTR in Merton

From April 2019, our support for Merton young people has increased and we are expanding our small pilot service.

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Call us

Support Line 0800 980 7475

Monday to Saturday, 3 to 6pm

Croydon Service 020 8251 0251

Merton Service 020 3984 4004

Sutton Service 020 8680 8899