The Open Door

Offering a positive solution to an important and continuous social struggle.


MONDAY – FRIDAY 5am-11am and 2pm-6pm


Coffee & Conversation

Open 7 days a week M-F 5am-11am and 2pm-6pm.
Weekends: 5am-2pm.
The staff are always available to hear concerns and about immediate needs.

Safe & Friendly Environment

The Open Door is a safe and convenient location near the Marathon County Jail. The coffee pot is always on. They welcome everyone.

Meeting Immediate Needs

The staff can assist clients with identifying next steps and helping meet their immediate needs.

Resource Info & Referrals

The experienced staff, knowledgeable of resources available in the community, can assist with referrals to other agencies and programs.

Community Clothes Closet

The community clothing closet is here for men and women. Personal hygiene items are also available.

Community Service Opportunities

The Open Door will work with clients to help them find community service opportunities that match with their skills.

Prisoner Correspondence Program

The Open Door has program to assist with correspondence with inmates.

And more….

The Open Door has developed programs to further assist clients. These include:
+ What’s Next | +Challenge Program