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, Angus, Arthur, Centre Wellington, Collingwood, Erin, Grand Valley, Guelph, Huntsville, Orangeville, Shelburne and Stayner
Contact Information
Alternate Name 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 www.thedoorcw.org
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Doug Calder, Director, Highlands Youth for Christ - Fergus/Centre Wellington; Phone: 519-823-3890
Description (Site) In downtown area
Site Location Fergus-Downtown
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
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Safe venue for youth to interact with peers, volunteers and staff.
Description (Service) 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 With the exception of some special events, all programs are free of charge
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; All staff and programs rely on funding from the community
Service Categories General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Youth ; Life Skills Education ~ At Risk Youth ; Life Skills Education ~ Teenage Parents ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ At Risk Youth ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Youth ; Youth Centres