WE CAN HELP
We work on a membership format. If you are aged 15-30, you can become a member and then access as many of our services as you like, including Creative Therapeutic Support if you are feeling down, low, stressed or anxious, numerous different activities within music and the arts, unique training and volunteering opportunities and much more. Membership is free, with no waiting lists.
The charity by young people, for young people.
Friend of the centre, Jennifer Chamberlain wrote the below piece in light of A-Level results day a couple of weeks ago. Here she shares her opinions/advice for young people who are thinking about their education, their future and their mental wellbeing. Today,...read more
As part of Astral Coast and the Wirral New Music Collective initiative, we are hosting a night of live music and recordings at Fresh Goods Studio alongside Eggy Records and War Room Records. Fresh Goods Batch One will showcase a line-up of some of the top local...read more
Our pals over at Periscope collaborated with members and volunteers at the centre to create a video surrounding mental health journeys coming together, featuring a piece of writing put together by one of our volunteers, John McCallum-Cherry. We'll let the video speak...read more
Thanks to our fantastic volunteer team, we have been shortlisted as finalists for the North West Charity Awards for Volunteer Team of the Year. Without our volunteer team we would not be able to deliver the services that we offer. So far this year we have been seeing...read more
Things have been getting much more busy at the Centre in recent months which is great news as it means we are reaching out to more and more people and helping them with their anxiety/low mood. Due to this we’ve decided to take out some time in the week for a drop in...read more
Whether you’re an fan of music or play and instrument or both, music probably plays a massive part in your life and on your mood. Whether you realise it or not music has the power to shift our emotions within seconds of listening to a song. A lot of this could be to...read more
Coronation Street has been praised recently for it's powerful episode tackling male suicide. Liverpool Echo did a great feature on how Aidan's storyline came together which you can read by clicking here. With the help of national charities such as The Samaritans &...read more
We are delighted to be part of Wirral New Music Collective. Wirral New Music Collective is an independent group of record labels, music writers, promoters, visual artists, artist managers, magazine publishers and musicians who believe in music’s power to shape a new...read more
A while back we recorded 3 tunes written completely by the Boom Room in our Fresh Goods Studios, which we have now had pressed as a limited run of 100 for sale. Then the wonderful John Rothwell designed artwork pulling our some key features of the centre (John Lewis...read more
1. How long have you been involved with the Open Door Centre? I have been involved with the Open Door Centre since February 2017. 2. What made you get involved with the Open Door Centre? My boss from the pub where I currently work told me about The Open Door Centre, I...read more
“So honoured to be a patron for Open Door. Its truly amazing and inspirational to see the amazing work that the charity does. Mental health is very close to my heart and I am delighted to be able to lend a helping hand to a charity based in my home town”
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The Open Door Centre is run using charity funding and donations from the public. All donations large or small are hugely appreciated.