volunteer making sandwiches

We love our volunteers!

We love our volunteers!

Covenant House Vancouver volunteers share their skills, passion and experience. They send our youth a powerful message, that they are worthy of someone else's time.We absolutely love our volunteers and we have been missing them so much. Because of COVID-19 ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 25, 2020

Playing music bingo is a hit with our youth…

We had been running a music bingo night with the youth in our Crisis Program. One of the youth, Catherine, was really excited about this activity. Catherine is a huge music fan and is very knowledgeable about all genres of ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 17, 2020

Sasha works hard to complete her goals!

As a youth worker who began working in our Women’s Crisis Program after the move to the new 1302 Seymour building, I have had the opportunity to work closely not only with the youth assigned to me (youth have main ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 15, 2020

It’s World Suicide Prevention Day

Since 2003, World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10th has served as a call to action to individuals and organizations to prevent suicide. Our team of Youth Workers, Registered Clinical Counsellors and Social Workers all work together to ensure our young ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 10, 2020

Mental Health supports at Covenant House Vancouver

Many youth living on the streets of Vancouver experience mental health concerns that are often left undiagnosed including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Depression, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder. Often these youth cope by turning to substance use. Covenant House Vancouver ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 09, 2020

CHV’s Integrated Case Management Team

Covenant House Vancouver's Integrated Case Management Team (ICMT) is made up of registered Social Workers who provide youth-focused, coordinated, and all-encompassing services to youth. Social Workers seek to focus and build upon the unique gifts and strengths that each young ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 01, 2020