Open Door

Help & Support services for children, young people and families.

Open Door is an established, independent registered charity that has been providing help and support for children, young people, families and vulnerable adults since 1979.

We provide help to address Mental Health, Anxiety, Motivation and Social Isolation. We work with young people and families to help them realise their aspirations and address any barriers that may be stopping them from succeeding. Our help includes:

  • Interventions – Counselling, Play therapy and anger management
  • Mentoring & Coaching – tailored goal focused support for young people
  • YPLA – Independent Advocacy for children and young people who are Looked After by the Local Authority.
  • SIP Groups for Care leavers– helping reduce isolation and develop the skills and networks to thrive independently.
  • Futureversity – motivational activity programmes for young people.
  • FSS – Family Support helping families to thrive with coaching, mediation and general support.
  • HASS – Housing Support for adults who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

Open Door is committed to providing meaningful support that makes a positive difference for our service users. We promote the development of skills that avoid developing dependency.