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Freedom Youth

at Off The Record Contact: Henry Poultney
Helpline: 0808 808 9120 Website: Main website Website: Visit Website
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FREEDOM at Off The Record

LGBTQ+ stands for lesbian, gay, bi, trans, questioning or queer and the ‘+’ includes other diverse identities such as asexual, demigender, non-binary, pansexual, to name a few. Freedom is open to anyone questioning their sexuality or gender and is supported by a team of friendly and knowledgeable LGBTQ+ youth workers.

Here’s what’s on offer…

Freedom Youth (age 13-19)

Group sessions are social, informative and safe supportive spaces. Sessions are filled with workshops (on topics such as housing, relationships, mental health, gender and sexuality, keeping safe and much more). Members decide the programme which always includes games, socials, trips and creative activities.

Freedom (age 19-25)

Freedom is a social and information space which provides support, advice and social opportunities for those aged between 19 and 25. Group members can gain experience in campaigning, activism, mentoring and event organising. Members lead the group and are supported by friendly and experienced youth workers.

Freedom Members can gain experience in campaigning, activism, mentoring and event organising. Freedom also offers a space for one-to-one chats about what matters to you.


LGBTQ+ Counselling

One-to-one work is a supportive space to chat about what matters to you. Staff can work with you to explore identity and a range of topics alongside offering information and signposting to other support such as our specialist LGBTQ+ counselling service.


LGBT Counselling

The LGBT service is offered by a lesbian and a gay counsellor and is available to all young people aged 13-25.

OTR offers up to twelve sessions. Please say you want to see an LGBT counsellor.

Location: Off the Record.
To book: Call free on: 0808 808 9120 and ask for the LGBT service.

Off The Record Freephone Booking Line: 0808 808 9120 – Mon: 9:30am – 5:00pm, Tue & Wed: 9:30am – 8:00pm, Thurs: 9:30am – 1:00pm.

Categories: Advice, Help and Support, Asexual/Demisexual, Bisexual, Counselling, Gay men, Greater Bristol, Homophobia, Intersex, Lesbians, Mental Health, Non-binary, Queer, Trans, Transphobia, Violence, Youth