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Our Stories

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

At a critical moment Emma finds Covenant House…

One cold morning, a young teenage girl named Emma came to Covenant House Vancouver seeking shelter. All she had with her was a small backpack, containing a few books and change of clothes. Her cheeks were rosy red, and she was stiff from the cold. As ... Read more

Kristy HayterNovember 26, 2019

8th Annual Sleep Out: Executive Edition is Tonight!

Tonight executives, public figures and well-connected leaders in our community will sleep outside for one night in solidarity with those youth who may face many more cold, lonely nights until they find their way through the doors of Covenant House ... Read more

Kristy HayterNovember 21, 2019

Catching up on the train…

I recently bumped into a youth who I worked with at our female Crisis Program. Cindy was pleasantly surprised to meet me on the train while I was travelling to work one day. Cindy was bursting to tell me all about her progress ... Read more

Kristy HayterNovember 20, 2019