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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

I Am a Mentor Day

January 7th is I Am a Mentor Day which is a day for volunteer mentors to celebrate their role and reflect on the ways mentees have enhanced their world. Covenant House Vancouver's Mentorship Program gives youth the opportunity to develop healthy and ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 07, 2021

Wishing you a happy, healthy 2021!

From all of us at Covenant House Vancouver we wish you a Happy New Year. We hope that your 2021 is filled with happiness, love and health!

Kristy HayterJanuary 01, 2021

Celebrating Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe

On December 12th staff and youth learned about and celebrated Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe. This is a special feast day celebrated annually in Mexico which honors Our Lady of Guadalupe.To celebrate we made some tortillas with guacamole, horchata ... Read more

Kristy HayterDecember 30, 2020

Cookie decorating fun for everyone!

A special donor provided us with a gift to be used for our Advent Calendars. Each year our dedicated Gifts-in-Kind department creates advent calendars filled with surprises for the youth to open, there is always a mixture of treats for the ... Read more

Kristy HayterDecember 29, 2020

Christmas morning at our Crisis Program

Bass has been coming to our Crisis Program on and off for a couple of years when he needs support. His stays are normally short, no more than a week. This time around he ended up staying with us during ... Read more

Kristy HayterDecember 26, 2020