The Pudus Project

The Pudus Project

At Pudus, they believe in providing inspiration and comfort to those in need. Over the years they donated thousands of pairs of Pudus Slipper Socks to causes close to their hearts such as BC Children’s Hospital, local food banks, Mamas ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 13, 2021

Sending a big smile to Omega Dental

Last week Omega Dental provided the opportunity for ten youth to receive dental care and treatments. They completed root canals, cleanings, and fillings for our youth! "Prolonged homelessness impacts dental and oral health. People experiencing homelessness cannot easily access basic ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 08, 2021

Program Highlight: Crisis Program

At Covenant House Vancouver’s Crisis Program, youth receive compassion and support from our caring team of Youth Workers, Social Workers, and Registered Clinical Counsellors.When youth arrive, they are often distraught. They are scared, sick, hungry, and exhausted. Our first priority ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 24, 2021

Cooking deliciously on a budget…

A few weeks ago, Pender Crisis Program had a mug lasagna night. One of the challenges of being a young person navigating adulthood is learning life skills such as cooking. In Vancouver especially, it can be very expensive to afford good ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 22, 2021

It’s Social Work Week in British Columbia!

Social workers make a real difference in the lives of people, families, and communities across the country. The provincial government has declared March 14-20, 2021 Social Work Week in British Columbia. The theme for 2021 is Social Work is Essential. Every ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 15, 2021

Tina is a young woman that embodies resilience

Working at Covenant House Vancouver, I have had the opportunity to meet many amazing young people. All of these youth have unique situations and circumstances that brought them to use our services. Young women often turn to us when they ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 10, 2021

Sleep Out: Professionals Edition raises over $229,000!

Dedicated professionals slept apart but together last night in solidarity with young people facing homelessness to raise critical funds for our Mental Health and Addition Programs. Donations were matched by Co-Pilot Properties Ltd. and we are grateful for their support. ... Read more

Kristy HayterFebruary 26, 2021