Everyone needs helps once in a while, a listening ear, some practical assistance or just somewhere to be you. The Door offers a wide range of services and activities for young people. Take a look at the options below and choose the one you like the look of the best. Or if you’re not sure give us a call: 01453 756745 or send us a message.

THE DOOR LINE 01453 705350
5pm-7pm / Monday – Friday
If you need someone to talk to and offload about your day, or if you need someone to listen to you and help work things out. Give our friendly team a call on The Door Line.

5pm-7pm / Monday – Friday
If you need someone to talk to and offload about your day, or if you want to know more about our other support. Start a chat conversation with the team.

APPLY FOR A MENTOR Application Form
Looking for something more?
Meet with a friendly volunteer mentor to talk to about the ups and downs of life. A mentor will help you work through difficult times and situations, will do practical things to help you and fun stuff too. Spending time with you because they want to, not because they are being paid to.

YOUTH CLUBS Opening Hours
For young people aged 11-17
A safe space to hang out with your friends. The majority have free entry and depending on which centre is local to you have a range of activities including table tennis, games consoles, cooking and music.

COUNTYWIDE Apply To The Door
Gloucestershire Mentoring Programme
Mentors are available across Gloucestershire for young women and girls aged 11-25 who are involved in the criminal justice system. The Door covers Stroud and the South Cotswolds (click or tap above to apply). For the rest of the county take a look our amazing Gloucestershire Mentoring Programme partners.

Call backs available Monday – Friday
Need to talk to someone at a time that suits you? Request a free call from our support team.

Available 24 hours a day 7 days a week
Resources to help you help yourself to understand your mental health. As well as coping strategies, hints, tips and downloads.

Available 24 hours a day 7 days a week
Join Intensive Support Team Leader Alistair as he talks you through ways to improve your mental health and check out our online Youthwork videos too.

As a charity, funding for these services relies on income from fundraising and generous donations from people like you. A typical mentoring relationship costs us £330 to administer. If you are able and would like to make a financial contribution towards your support please do consider donating at or if you would prefer to donate in another way please get in touch with the team on 01453 756745
This will in no way affect the support you receive from our friendly and dedicated team.