Off The Record

Free and friendly online counselling, drop-in support and workshops for young people in Croydon, Sutton or Merton.

Service Notice

Exciting news!  From 1st September young people aged 11-25 from Croydon, Sutton and Merton will be able to access our online counselling service.  

If you are a young person signing up for online support, register here.  If you are a parent or professional wanting to know more, please email onlinecounselling@talkofftherecord.org 

More exciting news!  We are now providing an online drop-in support service on Mondays between 4.00 and 6.00pm and you can register on this site an hour before the start time on the same day. Clients are seen on a 'first come first served' basis and we aim to offer text-based chat sessions of up to 30 minutes duration with one of our trained counsellors.  Please note, the drop in will not be running on Monday 20th and Monday 27th January, but will be back on Monday 3rd February.

Ongoing Counselling

Free online counselling, giving you one-to-one support to help you through tough times.

I want to talk to a counsellor


Free and informal online workshops, designed to provide practical help and information about key issues you might be struggling with in your life.

Register for Workshops

About this site

Our services are provided by Off The Record, a charity supporting young people in tough times. We also provide face to face services, which you can find using the links below:

Home talkofftherecord.org/
Twitter talkOTR
Facebook offtherecord