- Yellowknife, Canada
- January 10, 2015
SideDoor is celebrating 24 years supporting YOUth (1995-2019).
SideDoor has grown exponentially, now operating :
Resource Centre for YOUth at 4903-50th Street OPEN
5 days a week (Tuesday to Saturday), 12:00pm - 8:00pm
Supports including day shelter, meals and snacks, laundry and shower facilities, hygiene products, , computers, telephone, fax, etc.
Drop-In Centre provides a safe alternative to Yellowknife streets including practical supports and life skills: meal served at 6pm, recreation, cultural and social supports, etc.
Hope's Haven at 5114-52nd Street 24/hour Housing and Supports
- Emergency Shelter
- Transitional Housing - YOUth in Transition
1. Housing and Supports:
Temporary: Emergency Shelter -
Safe Haven for YOUth experiencing homelessness (on site)
Transitional: Youth in Transition –
Short-term housing and supports (on site)
Permanent: HOME4U –
Permanent Housing and Supports (off site)
2. Resource Centre 4 YOUth:
HOME4U: Housing and Tenancy
HELP4U: Employment, Literacy and Training
HOPE4U: Mental Health and Addictions &
Practical Supports and Life Skills
Referral Services and Practical Supports –
Drop-In Centre, Meals, Showers, Laundry, etc
The SideDoor exists to instil values, character and community that will empower Northern youth to find fulfilment (HOPE) by providing a safe haven and practical supports. We are committed to preventing, reducing and ending youth homelessness in Yellowknife for youth, ages 14-24.