Empowering Northern youth...

To find fullfilment by
providing a safe haven
and practical support.

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Hope’s Haven

Hope’s Haven is a transitional housing program, providing both housing and supports for youth, ages 15-24. Hope’s Haven takes a multi-faceted, holistic approach to recurring homelessness. We apply the Housing First Philosophy for youth, including harm reduction, recovery oriented and trauma informed approaches.
Emergency Shelter
Transitional Housing

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Resource Centre 4 YOUth

The Resource Centre is open Monday to Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm (appointments) providing supports and services including 1. Housing and Tenancy Supports; 2. Employment, Literacy and Training; 3. Practical Supports and Life Skills; and Mental Health and Addictions Supports. The Resource Centre is an inclusive and safe space for youth, ages 15-24.

2:00-4:00pm Drop-In Program – Meal, showers, laundry, clothing, etc.

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homeless2HOPE is a plan to prevent and end YOUth homelessness in Yellowknife. SideDoor is supported by A Way Home National Coalition, an initiative to change the course of youth homelessness with the mandate to prevent, reduce and end youth homelessness in Canada.

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20 years of SideDoor

20 Years of SideDoor in Yellowknife

Celebrate With Us

SideDoor formed in 1995 and is currently Yellowknife’s only resource center dedicated to youth.

We are a registered, nonprofit, charitable, community-based agency, celebrating 20 years experience in providing housing and lifestyle development supports to youth in the Yellowknife area. We were founded as a result of an identified need among youth, the community and government to have an empowerment-based program available to youth for whom ‘home’ was not an option.