Empowering individuals, families and communities in their journey of recovery from the harmful effects of drugs, alcohol and other addictions

Make a referral

If you are a professional working with a client who requires support around their drug or alcohol usage, then make the referral here.

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Author: Tom Laker

Fundraise

Find out how you can fundraise for Open Road and read some of our fundraising stories.

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Donate

Every penny you donate goes towards giving a better opportunity to another individual, family or community affected by drugs or alcohol. Find out how to donate here.

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Target amount: £2,147,483,647.00

Amount raised: £40.00

Fundraise

Our Impact

33,500

People Supported by Open Road in 5 years

28

The number of years Open Road has been operating

85%

Percentage of clients who successfully complete treatment through Open Road

Open Road wins £1,000 Movement for Good award

Open Road has received a £1000 Movement for Good Award from Ecclesiastical following nominations by the public.

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Author: Adam Coombes1

Open Road volunteer receives award

Open Road's Phil Richards receives the Individual Adult Volunteer Award at the "Who Will Care Awards 2019"

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Author: Adam Coombes1

Water Direct quenches a thirst

Open Road receives a generous donation of 4 months supply of bottled water from Water Direct to be used upon the SOS Buses to quench the thirsts of those using the service

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Author: Adam Coombes1

Volunteer opportunity

  • SOS Buses - volunteering

    We operate SOS Bus services in Colchester High Street every Friday and Saturday might throughout the year. Our Chelmsford SOS Bus operates every Friday and some Saturdays. Read more

Vacancies

  • Engagement Worker

    The Engagement Worker manages the Open Access service including the Needle Exchange, and works with service users, encouraging them to engage with a wide range of treatment options and harm reductions strategies. Read more