Why did you choose to become a youthworker?

Because I wanted to engage with young people that didn’t feel engaged or understood by the majority of their elders.

What is the best thing about your Job?

The young people that we encounter.

The most challenging ?

Honestly, there are no bad things about my job.

What is your best memory?

It was probably food related

Strangest/ Silliest/ funniest thing that has happened to you while doing Youthwork?

The funniest thing is when Annie tries to get young people to say she looks younger than me.

Staying at home in Social Isolation is taking its toll on all of us. Whether you’re a young person struggling with learning at home and missing your friends or a parent trying to juggle the demands of working from home and educating your children, The Door understands where you’re coming from. We are the leading youth charity in Stroud with nearly 30 years experience of supporting young people and their families when times get tough. One of our highly skilled professionals is there for you.

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

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