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OTR online activity w/c 10th August

Hi everyone! As usual, we have a whole load of sessions and broadcasts available this week – some of them require a sign-up, and others are available for all to watch. On our sign-up form, you’ll also notice some brand new dates for our popular groups Mind Aid, hARMED and Shameless – starting in the […]

The OTR’s young person’s survey results

Hi! You may remember a little while back, we shared a survey where we asked young people who had been involved in any area of OTR’s work to provide feedback. We were really interested to hear what we do well, what isn’t quite right and, importantly, what changes we can make to offer the best […]

OTR online activity w/c 3rd August

Hi everyone! As usual, we have a whole load of sessions and broadcasts available this week – some of them require a sign-up, and others are available for all to watch. On our sign-up form, you’ll also notice some brand new dates for our popular groups Mind Aid, hARMED and Shameless – starting in the […]

OTR online activity w/c 27th July

Hey everyone, welcome to another week! As usual, we have a whole load of sessions and broadcasts available this week – some of them require a sign-up, and others are available for all to watch. On our sign-up form, you’ll also notice some brand new dates for our popular groups Mind Aid, hARMED and Shameless […]

OTR online activity w/c 20th July

Hey everyone, welcome to another week! As usual, we have a whole load of sessions and broadcasts available this week – some of them require a sign-up, and others are available for all to watch. We’d particularly like to draw your attention to a brand new session called Speakers Corner! This is a digital space […]

A lockdown comic from Stefan!

Stefan has created this awesome comic about lockdown and support that’s available from OTR at this time! WE LOVE IT – thanks Stefan! Check out more of his work here.  

Law firm’s creative ideas raise £12,000 for OTR

We’re really pleased to announce that after a year of baking, bowling, quizzing, skydiving, pumpkin carving, wreath making, selling healthy smoothies and more, Bristol headquartered law firm TLT has raised over £12,000 for OTR. TLT’s staff chose us as their charity partner of the year in 2019 and their charity team has gone above and […]

You are not alone

OTR is really proud to launch a new research report called You are not alone. Working alongside a thoughtful and articulate group of young people, we explored social action and youth loneliness. We think there are some really interesting findings – and it feels particularly relevant to share our report at this difficult time where […]

#BlackLivesMatter

Racism is an ongoing plague on our society and we have watched in horror yet again as events in the US unfold, as they have so frequently across the world, including here in the UK, here in Bristol. George Floyd is yet another person of colour to be so needlessly and brutally killed, by the […]

May 2020 – a note from OTR on the Coronavirus

Hi everyone We hope you’re keeping well, staying safe and healthy, and finding ways to look after your mental health and wellbeing. We wanted to provide an updated summary of what you can expect from OTR throughout these ongoing Coronavirus times. This is written on May 11th and we will provide an update here on […]

OTR online activity w/c 13th July

Hi everyone. For the week ahead, we’re hosting and sharing online broadcasts and sessions that we hope will be really useful, full of tips and info about mental health and wellbeing. There’s lots of stuff to join in with – some groups require a sign-up, and others are available for all to watch. What would […]

OTR online activity w/c 6th July

Hi folks and welcome to another week! Lockdown may be starting to lift, but it’s so important to do it safely and sensibly. OTR is continuing to run all sessions online for the time being, and we’ll provide updates as and when anything changes. This week, we’re hosting and sharing some sessions we hope will […]