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Open Road Visions

What it does
    Open Road exists in order to reduce the harmful impact of drugs and alcohol on users, their families, partners and society. We also support young people and vulnerable adults in police custody, to ensure that their welfare is respected. Open Road values and respects the diversity of all and is committed to ensuring we fully represent the people we serve.
Who works here
  • 98 employees and 190 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
Where it operates
  • Norfolk, Suffolk, Medway, Essex
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2019 £3,220,912 £3,215,374 £5,538 1 98 190 10/01/2020
31/03/2018 £2,986,115 £2,939,644 £46,471 1 93 240 03/01/2019
31/03/2017 £3,307,709 £3,202,544 £105,165 £1,401,659 1 100 265 11/01/2018
31/03/2016 £3,295,811 £3,193,151 £102,660 £1,296,494 1 95 221 15/12/2016
31/03/2015 £3,314,708 £3,241,144 £73,564 £1,193,834 1 78 169 09/12/2015
31/03/2014 £2,991,307 £3,061,491 -£70,184 £1,120,270 83 158 22/12/2014
31/03/2013 £2,970,511 £2,889,780 £80,731 £1,190,454 71 134 14/11/2013
31/03/2012 £2,909,881 £2,939,731 -£29,850 £1,109,723 74 110 10/01/2013
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 2 grant making charities totalling £578,810

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£5,000
16/09/2019
Essex Community Foundation To support people with drug and alcohol related problems in Essex.
£4,450
31/01/2019
Essex Community Foundation To help run a women-only Firebreak course for female offenders from across the county
£7,800
30/11/2018
Essex Community Foundation To support women on probation from prison across Essex to re-enter society and rebuild their lives
£5,000
30/09/2018
Essex Community Foundation To support people with drug and alcohol related problems in Essex.
£3,500
31/01/2018
Essex Community Foundation To deliver first aid training to volunteers and provide resources for the Chelmsford SOS Bus
£7,500
31/07/2017
Essex Community Foundation To help purchase a vehicle for the new SOS Bus service in Chelmsford City
£94,700
09/05/2017
National Lottery Heritage Fund Healthy Heritage Project: Nature Care & Recovery
£8,400
28/02/2017
Essex Community Foundation To establish a Family and Carers Recovery Project in Clacton
£442,460
31/10/2016
National Lottery Heritage Fund The project will support those at risk of or affected by the unregulated use of image and performance enhancing drugs (anabolic steroids, growth hormones and fat-loss hormones). They aim to raise awareness, educate and address the issues regarding the negative impact these drugs can have on one’s physical and mental health, as well as encouraging them to improve their well-being. Support is tailored to each individuals needs and involves one to one sessions and follow up support with a peer mentor.
Governance
Trustees (9)
Main office

Open Road Visions
12 North Hill
Colchester
CO1 1DZ

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1019915
  • First registered on 20/04/1993
Objectives

(A)THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF HEALTH BY THE PRACTICE OF HOLISTIC OR OTHER FORMS OF MEDICINE OR THERAPY AND IN PARTICULAR FOR THE RELIEF OR REHABILITATION OF PERSONS SUFFERING FROM ALCHOHOL DRUG OR OTHER PHYSICAL OR PSYCHOLOGICAL ADDICTION OR ILLNESS OR OTHERS WHO HAVE SUFFERED FROM THE EFFECTS OF SUCH PHYSICAL OR PSYCHOLOGICAL ADDICTION OR ILLNESS WITHIN THEIR HOUSEHOLD AND/OR FAMILY OR WHO WORK FOR ORGANISATIONS WHICH DEAL WITH SUCH EFFECTS. (B)THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF HEALTH BY THE PROVISION OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING TO PERSONS SUFFERING FROM ALCOHOL DRUG OR OTHER PHYSICAL OR PSYCHOLOGICAL ADDICTION OR ILLNESS OR OTHERS WHO HAVE SUFFERED FROM THE EFFECTS OF SUCH PHYSICAL OR PSYCHOLOGICAL ADDICTION OR ILLNESS WITHIN THEIR HOUSEHOLD AND/OR FAMILY OR WHO WORK FOR ORGANISATIONS WHICH DEAL WITH SUCH EFFECTS.