Our Stories

Inspiring stories about hope and love for youth experiencing homelessness, as well as up-to-date news about Covenant House Vancouver

Pizza helps youth to bond…

One weekend night many of the youth in our male Crisis Program were getting ready to go to bed early. It was only 9:30pm, but recently many of the young men currently staying with us wouldn’t sit out and chat ... Read more

Kristy HayterJune 22, 2020

Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day!

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. To honour this day we wanted to share a past story about ... Read more

Kristy HayterJune 21, 2020

Sleep Out Team Highlight: Kids Helping Kids

As we draw nearer to Sleep Out: Home Edition, we want to take a quick moment to put the spotlight on one of the teams participating in this year's virtual fundraising event. On July 10, Team "Kids Helping Kids" will ... Read more

Andre CoronadoJune 18, 2020

Cory Monteith birthday fundraiser raises $1,835!

Cory’s Law was set up by Cory’s Mom, Ann McGregor, and a few close friends in 2015 to continue Cory Monteith’s legacy of helping others, giving back and supporting young people by providing opportunities through performing arts. To honour Cory's ... Read more

Kristy HayterJune 17, 2020