A Recipe for Success

A Recipe for Success

Joshua* originally joined the Crisis Program at Covenant House Vancouver with the hope of one day returning to his family home. Unfortunately, Joshua was born with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD), and the barriers and challenges associated with that led ... Read more

Jason BosherOctober 19, 2021

Top needed items and how to donate them

Covenant House Vancouver is grateful to receive Gifts-in-Kind (GIK). These are non-monetary items that people donate like clothing, hygiene supplies, and household items. These items help us keep costs down and directly help our young people.Due to COVID-19 and our enhanced ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 18, 2021

Giving thanks with grateful hearts

We want to express our gratitude for all the inspiring people in our Covenant House Community, now more than ever your kindness and care is truly appreciated. Our Drop-In at 1302 Seymour will be open and serving Thanksgiving Dinner. If ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 11, 2021

Taxi Cab Ted Talk

You never know where inspiration and connection will come from. For Thomas* and I, it happened in the back of a taxi cab, on a sunny summer afternoon. Thomas had just had his wisdom teeth removed and we were heading ... Read more

Jason BosherOctober 05, 2021

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

In June of this year, the federal government passed legislation to mark September 30, 2021, as a National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Earlier this month, the Province of BC followed suit recognizing this as a day of commemoration in the public ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 30, 2021

Jenny’s discovers the joy of sport

Jenny came to our Crisis Program after experiencing parent-teen conflict. Her goal was to return home to be with her family. However, this was not possible until additional supports were put in place.While staying with us, Jenny expressed interest in ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 21, 2021