food at the drop-in centre

Good nutrition can help a young person move from surviving to thriving!

Outreach and Drop-In at CHV

Covenant House’s Street Outreach team helps youth who are living, or at risk of living, on Vancouver’s streets or who are precariously housed. The team builds trusting relationships with youth by meeting them where they are and by being a ... Read more

Kristy HayterMay 27, 2021

Everyone deserves a home…

As the holiday season draws nearer, our focus is on the youth here at Covenant House Vancouver, and how we can foster a sense of home and family for them. We do everything we can to create an environment of ... Read more

Kristy HayterDecember 15, 2020

We are getting in the Halloween spirit…

Covenant House Vancouver always works hard to make holidays fun for young people. For Halloween our youth have had the opportunity to carve pumpkins (some for the very first time), watch scary movies, eat yummy treats and much more! Check ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 30, 2020

An update regarding our Drop-In Centre

To protect the health and safety of our youth, staff, and greater community we must close our Drop-In Centre (our non-residential program) until further notice. Our youth will still be able to receive the services they normally would in our ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 25, 2020

Art Therapy at Covenant House

Our Art Therapy Program is run by Dr. Keith Thurlow-Bishop who is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC)  and has a PhD in Expressive Arts Therapy. Dr. Keith is supported by Postgraduate Art Therapy Practicum Students from Adler University and volunteers.For the month of March, ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 02, 2020

Santa visits our Drop-In Centre…

We had a very special visitor in our Drop-In Centre recently Santa! The big guy stopped by to have breakfast with our youth and help them make gingerbread houses and play some Uno. We must be on the nice list ... Read more

Kristy HayterDecember 18, 2019

Covey’s Cupboard

Food and nutrition are vital to our young people, as many of them have struggled with having enough to eat and often come to us malnourished. When they arrive at Covenant House Vancouver, our youth are provided with healthy, filling ... Read more

Kristy HayterDecember 11, 2019

Astounding Art in our Drop-In!

Recently our Drop-In hosted a youth led art workshop. A young person trained in a special style of art taught other youth how to create beautiful pieces using this unique method. It was great to see one of our talented ... Read more

Kristy HayterAugust 16, 2019