Sharon’s Story

“Hi I’m Sharon, and this is my story. My daughter was having quite a lot of anxiety issues and finding getting to school really difficult. One of ...

Going under the hammer

Many of you will have fond memories of 26 Gloucester Street, where The Door first opened in 1991, and continued to operate from until 2012, when, ...

Directors Chair

This Month’s Director’s Chair comes from Victoria our Director of Service Delivery If you are a regular recipient of The Door ...

Making The Right Match – Parent

Matching a parent with a Mentor is often a longer process that you might think. Shona, The Door’s Family Support Team Leader, talks here about why ...

Directors Chair – February,

This month’s Director’s Chair is from Business Development Director – Barrie Voyce For the team at The Door the start to 2020 has ...

Introducing… Lynn –

Lynn started working at The Door in October 2019 as part of the fundraising team. Hi Lynn, could you tell us a little about your role at The Door? ...

Ollie’s Wheels are On Their Way

It was during the 20-week pregnancy scan that Ollie’s parents were made aware that he had a heart defect. Ollie was born in 2005 with Hypoplastic ...

Leah’s Story

“Hi I’m Leah and I’m The Door’s Community Youthworker for Stroud. Back when I’d just started in the 6th form at school, my ...

Alyssa’s Story

Hi I’m Alyssa, I’m in year 9 and I live in Wotton, When I found out about The Door, a lot of things were making me really anxious; my ...

October Youthwork Update

October has included lots of great fun activities across our Youth Centres, sessions focusing on Mental Health as well as positive coping strategies ...

Introducing… Bev

Introducing Bev, Service Delivery Administrator So Bev, how did you come to work at The Door? I used to come to The Door after school when it was ...

Directors Chair November, Victoria

This month’s Director’s Chair is from Victoria, Director of Service Delivery at The Door It is widely recognised that there are five key ...

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