“Thank you for caring about me more than I care about myself”

A little support was all Dawn needed…

Dawn came to Covenant House Vancouver from another province to start fresh and take some time away from her family who were stuck in a spiral of drug abuse. Having never used drugs herself, Dawn found it very depressing to ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 24, 2017

Drug Addiction Poem

I stumbled across this great poem about crystal meth addiction on the family friends poems website in their teen section. The poem was written by Amy Brunson and I think she did an amazing job sharing her experience with crystal ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 21, 2011

Crystal Meth ravages the body and mind

Lily had been in hospital for three weeks. Lily is 20 and she was a longtime crystal meth user, and the effects of this drug can be far reaching and permanent. Lily was displaying psychosis; and although she was clearly ... Read more

Michelle ClausiusMay 07, 2010

Insite Safe Injection Site – New Ruling

The BC Court of Appeal has recently ruled that Insite will remain open. This has been a very hot topic causing debates not only in Vancouver but throughout Canada and the world. There are many different perspectives on this issue from that ... Read more

Michelle ClausiusJanuary 18, 2010