The Youthwork theme for April was ‘Take A Break’ and has been focussed on stress awareness, here’s what we have been up to.

Avening had an evening of stress busting games including capture the flag and spent time making posters about people they can talk to if they are feeling worried.

Kit Kats a plenty were available throughout the centres in return for stress reducing tips and tricks from young people.


The young people in North Nibley enjoyed a games night including giant Jenga 

Young people have also been encouraged to think about the positive things in their life and ways that they can use them to reduce stress.


 Stroud town continue to enjoy Wednesday night dinners with roast chicken, cheesy pasta and fish cakes on the menu while during the Easter Break the team headed out on a Lazer Tag adventure (read more here)



Meanwhile over in Stonehouse the team took part in the St George’s day celebrations with a face painting stand as well as promoting new sessions at The Pod

It’s been another jammed packed month, don’t forget to like us on Facebook to stay up to date with all our activities.

You can also find opening hours for all 7 centres here




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

Don’t Stress! April Youthwork Update
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