Happy Volunteers Week

Happy Volunteers Week! Volunteers Week has now been going for 40 years; The Door is now in its 33rd.  When we started, we were entirely dreamed up...

Introducing Paddy

Introducing Paddy – Charity Shop Assistant Hi Paddy, could you start off by explaining what you do at The Door Sure, I am a member of staff in The...

Kind2Mind 2024

Thank you! So much for supporting our Kind2Mind Fundraiser – raising over £5000 towards mentoring at The Door. Thank you! “Talking to my mentor...

SMT – Chris

Thoughts from our Senior Management Team: Youthwork Manager Chris  “It may come as no surprise that there is a mental health crisis amongst...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2024

For Mental Health Awareness Week 13th-19th May 2024 The Door’s CEO Victoria writes… At The Door, we see daily how the competing priorities...

Introducing Gina

Introducing Gina… Mentoring Gateway Support Assistant Hi I’m Gina, and I have worked at The Door for a few years both in youthwork and intensive...

Tom’s 100KinMay Story

Tom is one of The Door’s Trustees and is getting ready to take on The Door’s 100KinMay Challenge… May – a time of warm, lengthening...

Youth Charity has Spring in its step!

Youth Charity has Spring in its step! Local Stroud and Cotswold youth charity, The Door needs you to step up this spring, get on your bike or dive in...

Director’s Chair

This month’s Director’s Chair is written by The Door’s CEO Victoria: With the clocks going forward and the daffodils in full bloom...

Introducing John and Maddie

Let’s start with some introductions…  Hi, I’m John, Community Youthworker for Cirencester. I’ve been in youthwork for around...

Kelly’s Story

Hi I’m Kelly I’m 16 and I go to youth club at The Door. This is my story so far: It’s rubbish when you feel like no one is listening...

SMT Update – Shona

This month we are hearing from Intensive Support Manager Shona With Mother’s Day just around the corner (I rarely need an excuse to celebrate...

In order to protect the identity of the young person /parent in our stories some details including names and places may have been changed