It’s CMHA Mental Health Week!

It’s CMHA Mental Health Week!

This CMHA Mental Health Week, the focus is on Empathy. It’s the capacity we share as human beings to step into each other’s shoes. To understand where they’re coming from and what they’re feeling. To listen hard and refuse to judge. ... Read more

Kristy HayterMay 02, 2022

Thanking our amazing Sleep Out: Home Edition sleepers!

Last night a community of dedicated individuals, families, and teams slept apart but came together virtually to raise awareness and funds for young people who are experiencing homelessness. Sleep Out: Home Edition brought together caring people with one purpose, for one ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 30, 2022

One Purpose. One Night. One Community.

Tonight, Covenant House Vancouver will host our third Sleep Out: Home Edition. As a virtual event, we are encouraging people to Sleep Out in solidarity with youth who are experiencing homelessness while remaining physically apart to raise funds and awareness.This ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 29, 2022

Students experience the impact of sleeping out!

In our latest episode of the Under One Roof podcast, we speak with a teacher and students from Island Pacific School on Bowen Island.Once again Island Pacific School students participated in Sleep Out: Student Edition learning about youth homelessness while ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 21, 2022

Congratulations Home Depot!

The Home Depot Canada Foundation achieved their goal of investing $50 million towards supporting youth at risk of, or experiencing, homelessness, one year early! Through the Orange Door Project, three of the Home Depot locations, across the Lower Mainland (Terminal ... Read more

Jason BosherApril 19, 2022

It starts with food…

A few months ago, a young man came to our Crisis Program, a community member who knew about Covenant House Vancouver, and told him about our services. He arrived around 01:30 am and shared that he was hungry because he ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 04, 2022

Join us for Sleep Out: Home Edition on April 29th!

Sleep Out: Home Edition is only one month away. What is Sleep Out: Home Edition? It’s a fundraising initiative for anyone who would like to actively support vulnerable youth. On Friday, April 29, 2022, people across the Lower Mainland and ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 28, 2022