The Doorway - Making Change possible
The Doorway is a direct community response to young people on the street in Calgary choosing to rejoin society. There are significant gaps in what systems say they want to do to help these young people, and what they actually accomplish. In the late 80’s The Doorway was designed to address these gaps. An understanding of the differences between street culture and mainstream culture led to the development of a self-determined strategic planning process to make lasting change.
The Doorway has learned self-determination is key to personal change.
The Doorway is welcoming new participants.
Please visit us to begin planning your way off the street.
The Planning Process
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"No solution can be found until everyone understands the problem" - A Participant.
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Find us by taking the #24 Ogden bus and getting off at the first stop past the Blackfoot Trail overpass – stop #4506
Our Hours Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Bay 10, 2808 Ogden Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2G4R7
Phone: +1 (403) 269-6658 Fax: 403 269 1207
Mailing Address Box 46067, Inglewood RPO, Calgary, Alberta, T2G5H7
Charitable Registration Number 13140 1226 RR0001
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