Shedding the stigma of mental illness

One of Vancouver's most popular bloggers, Raul Pacheco, and his friend and follow blogger, Isabella Mori, organize "Mental Health Camp". Raul has written a great piece about mental health and how every one of us can suffer from a mental ... Read more

Kristy HayterJune 08, 2010

The value of mental health

Kevin Takahashi and Alex Lau from RBC Financial presented Krista Thompson, Executive Director of Covenant House Vancouver with a donation of $40,000 to help fund Covenant House's Mental Health Program. This donation of $40,000 will help to ensure that our ... Read more

Kristy HayterMay 11, 2010

Covenant House Wins award for mental health program

Covenant House Vancouver and the Inner City Youth Mental Health Project (ICYMHP) were recently recognized nationally by the National Eva's Innovation Award, generously sponsored by CIBC. Covenant House Vancouver was chosen as one of three award winners out of 31 ... Read more

Kristy HayterMay 04, 2010

Things are not always what they seem

Tom had been living on the streets, on the beach and in adult shelters before he first came to Covenant House. He had fled the family home because of conflict with his parents. Tom managed to get odd jobs now ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 16, 2009

Disordered Eating affects Street Youth

I have attached an article on disordered eating for everyone. In some way, shape or form regardless of what department you work in, we are all affected by disordered eating here at Covenant House. For the last year this has ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 03, 2009