Doorway Reception

Doorway is open to young people every Monday – Friday 10 am – 4 pm for advice or support. Young people have access to a variety of services at Doorway within a safe and friendly environment. Staff are at hand to support young people if required.

If you are homeless or threatened with homelessness you will be able to see a member of our advice team who will be able to assess your circumstances and support you with your housing options

Services available in reception are:

Access to Computers

We have two laptops available for young people to use for job searches, property searches and applications. Please ask at reception for more information

Food Vouchers – Red Food Vouchers are available for young people going through financial crisis, we are able to issue food vouchers for young people 16-25 and they can collect from their nearest food bank.

Dress to Impress

Young people can come to Doorway and have access to Interview clothes and if they get a job / college course then they can keep the clothing. Young people also have access to clothes and shoes that have been donated.

Shower / Toilet Facilities

We have a shower that is available for all young people. Those we support and street homeless. We provide towels and toiletries, and ask you to respect the property and leave it as you wish to find it.

Starter Packs / Food parcels

All young people when they are moved into a Doorway property will be given a move in hamper, this may include, bedding, cooking equipment, and a small food parcel. If young people are experiencing a financial crisis we have access to a small supply of convenience food which we will able to provide to young people.

Books / DVD’s

Young people have access to a range of books and DVDs which they can take home.

Support in other areas

If you are living in other area of Warwickshire we offer drop in sessions for face to face advice and assessments with one of our Housing Advice Service Workers on the below days and times.

Atherstone: CAB, Welcome Street, Atherstone, CV9 1DU. Every Monday 2:30 pm - 4 pm.

Stratford-Upon-Avon: Tyler House, Tyler Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6TY. Fortnightly on Tuesday 2 pm - 4 pm.

Rugby: Hill Street Youth Centre, Hill Street, Rugby, CV21 2NB. Fortnightly on Tuesday 2 pm - 4 pm.