Terry broke down, full of tears…

Terry broke down, full of tears…

When Terry came to us, we knew working with him would be a challenge. Terry had recently arrived in Vancouver from Quebec, and spoke very little English. Staff were working together to combine all the French we knew to have ... Read more

hayterNovember 14, 2017

On January 25, Let’s Talk!

Bell Let's Talk   is a wide-reaching, multi-year program designed to break the silence around mental illness and support mental health all across Canada.  On January  25th  every time you talk, text and join in on social media on, Bell will ... Read more

hayterJanuary 21, 2017

Youth Photography Walks at Covenant House

One of our Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) is currently working on a PhD in Expressive Arts Therapy and currently offers Youth Photography Walks to our ROP youth. The photography walks are a form of Art Therapy that takes youth out ... Read more

hayterNovember 03, 2016

Mental Illness Awareness Week: October 2-8, 2016

"Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness. The week was established in 1992 by the Canadian Psychiatric Association, and is now ... Read more

hayterOctober 02, 2016

It’s World Suicide Prevention Day

Each year on September 10, a commitment to saving lives brings together communities from across Canada and around the world. Since 2003, World Suicide Prevention Day has served as a call to action to individuals and organizations to prevent suicide. ... Read more

hayterSeptember 10, 2016