Mental Health supports at Covenant House Vancouver

Mental Health supports at Covenant House Vancouver

Many youth living on the streets of Vancouver experience mental health concerns that are often left undiagnosed including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Depression, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder. Often these youth cope by turning to substance use. Covenant House Vancouver ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 09, 2020

CHV’s Integrated Case Management Team

Covenant House Vancouver's Integrated Case Management Team (ICMT) is made up of registered Social Workers who provide youth-focused, coordinated, and all-encompassing services to youth. Social Workers seek to focus and build upon the unique gifts and strengths that each young ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 01, 2020

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