Highlands Youth for Christ

Site: Fergus

Service: The Door Youth Centre

Public Comments Highlands YFC currently serves youth and families in the communities of Alliston, Centre Wellington, Collingwood, Erin/Hillsburgh, Grand Valley, Guelph, Huntsville, Orangeville, Shelburne and Stayner
Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; HYFC ; The Door Centre Wellington ; The Door CW ; The Door Youth Center
Office Phone Director 519-787-0925  
Head office (Orangeville) 519-941-0690
E-Mail doug@highlandsyfc.com
Website highlandsyfc.com
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Doug Calder, Director, Highlands Youth for Christ - Fergus/Centre Wellington; Phone: 519-823-3890
Description (Site) In downtown area
Located In Community Fergus
Address & Map
280 St Patrick St W
Fergus, ON N1M 1L7
View Google Map
Intersection St David St N (Hwy 6) and St Andrew St W
Mailing Address c/o Highlands Youth for Christ Head Office 
PO Box 21 
9 Centre St 
Orangeville, ON L9W 2Z5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Safe venue for youth to interact with peers, volunteers and staff.
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update - Programs and services have changed, phone or email for updated information.

Provides supportive relationships that encourage healthy lifestyles for youth in the community.

Weekly programs:
* Drop In - activities, food, relationship building
* Project Serve - mentoring, team building, mission trips locally and abroad; volunteer community service hours available
* Campus Life - partnership with local high school to assist staff and students
* Street Outreach - helps with meals and referrals to local agencies for street-involved youth

Seasonal programs:
* After School - homework help, mentoring, and activities
Hours Office Tue 11 am-5 pm 
Prayer time Tue 9 am-10 am 
Drop in Fri-Sat 7 pm-10 pm 
**All other programs vary during after school hours (3:30 pm-6:30 pm)
Areas Served Centre Wellington
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
General programs, ages 12-18 years  
For specialized programs, ages vary
Application Call, e-mail, or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None - all programs are free of charge, with the exception of some special events
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; All staff and programs rely on funding from the community
Service Categories Faith Based Youth Programs ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Youth ; Life Skills Education ~ Youth ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ At Risk Youth ; Volunteer Opportunities ; Youth Centres