Finding Safety and Support at Covenant House Vancouver

Homelessness and LGBTQ2S+ Youth

“All young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential” – Harvey Milk.Covenant House Vancouver strives to ensure all young people can achieve their potential and provide a ... Read more

Kristy HayterJuly 19, 2021

How our youth celebrated Pride…

Last week was Pride in Vancouver and we were able to celebrate with young people in a variety of ways. Our Crisis Program put together some goody bags that included fun glitter stickers and nail polish. They also watched LGBTQ2S+ ... Read more

Kristy HayterAugust 10, 2020

25-40% of homeless youth are LGBTQ2S+

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, gender non-binary and two spirited youth are over represented in the homeless community.  We strongly believe all youth deserve unconditional love and absolute respect and LGBTQ2S+ youth are no exception. 25-40% of homeless youth are LGBTQ2S+Family rejection ... Read more

Kristy HayterJuly 28, 2020