About us


Open Door Centre exists to empower young people to make critical life decisions. The centre provides its clients with the information, resources, advocacy, emotional, physical and spiritual support they need. All our services are free and confidential.


We have three divisions:

Helping Exploited Youth (H.E.Y.)

Helping youth who are sex trafficked. Youth need a safe place to talk their experiences about being recruited and groomed or exploited and controlled.

  • 1. Options discussions
  • 2. Ongoing support services
  • 3. Advocacy
  • 4. Awareness presentations

We provide trauma informed care through crisis intervention, safety planning, referrals and advocacy for community support. Trafficked youth can receive support in academic, legal, health, vocational, personal and spiritual areas of their lives.


Pregnancy Pathways

Helping people with unplanned pregnancies. We provide accurate medical facts and information on all pregnancy related options and support through the decision making process.

  • 1. Free pregnancy tests
  • 2. Options discussions
  • 3. Ongoing support

After the pregnancy decision we offer ongoing support through: prenatal education, parenting coaching, adoption support, miscarriage and post abortion care.


Infinite Pornography Recovery

Helping people who are affected by pornography:

  • 1. Relational mentoring
  • 2. Structured Recovery program
  • 3. On going support



Our hours

Monday through Friday from 9am-5pm.

After hours appointments can be accommodated by request. We will meet with you outside these hours by appointment only.

To book an appointment:

Call: 902-292-9100
Text: 902-292-9100
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We opened in 1987 and have served youth in HRM for over 30 years. Open Door is a non profit organization that depends on the kindness and generosity of our community so that we can offer free services to our clients. Our charitable number is 107461485 RR0001 and we are a member of:

 Halifax Chamber of Commerce