Open Door Group thrive May/June 2017 programs

Greetings from the THRIVE program:

See attached calendar for our May/June programs. Please post at your site and distribute to those who could benefit.

Please note: Our intake/orientations for new participants are the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month from 1-2pm.

Next Group Orientation dates:

  • May 2nd 1pm
  • May 16th 1pm
  • June 6th 1pm
  • June 20th 1pm

 Please contact us directly at 604-876-0773 if these days/times do not work and we can arrange a 1:1 orientation/intake.

What’s new at thrive in May/June …. (here are some of our newest additional programs)

Implicit Career Search (ICS) workshops are back…. Considering going back to work but not sure doing what or where, ICS helps participants discover their passion and work purpose.  This self-discovery program, helps participants gain a deeper understanding of themselves.  This program runs 2 x a week for 4 weeks Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00pm-3:00pm starting May 30th 

Exercise on a budget (Home workouts 101) Is the gym not for you? or just too expensive? If so…..This program is what you are looking for to help you keep fit on a BUDGET! Learn how to exercise in the comfort of your own home using various affordable equipment and things you have laying around your home. Starting May 12th Fridays 1:30pm-3:30pm

Food Bank Cooking on a Budget In this program you will learn how to prepare various meals using “common food bank items”. You will be learning how to plan, shop, prepare and cook healthy complete menus and meals on a food bank supply and a tight budget. Participants will also explore and learn about various free/low cost community kitchens and food resources (i.e. for free meals, low cost groceries etc.). Starting May 9th Tuesdays 4:00pm-6:00pm

Digital Photography / Smart Device Photography| This program teaches you how to take artistic photos with digital camera and YOUR PHONE. Participants will learn how to take a variety of great photos. Cameras and smart devices are available. Starting May 11th Thursdays 4:30pm-6:30pm

New YOUTH program: Go Self Discovery (Personality Dimensions) | This is a self-discovery program in which participants will gain a deeper understanding of themselves and others in a positive, interactive, fun way. Through understanding the personality styles of ourselves and others, it helps us to improve communication, teamwork, conflict resolution and self-esteem.  Learn your “colours” Tuesdays 3:30pm-5:30pm starting June 6th

New Older Adult program: Golden Creative Arts | This fun interactive class will teach participants a variety of art projects and crafts. Come join to get creative and just have fun. Starting May 10th Wednesdays 1:00pm-3:00pm


Nicole Allen | Program Coordinator | OPEN DOOR GROUP

THRIVE Leisure & Education Services

300 – 30 East 6th Ave, Vancouver BC V5T 1J4

T 604.876.0773 | D 604.639.2169



CARF Accredited 2014-2017. Great Place to Work Certified OCT 2016-DEC 2017. Ask us what this means for you!

THRIVE is a program of Open Door Group. Like our Facebook page to find updated program calendars and to keep informed about program highlights/updates


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