Youth Homelessness: Mental Health and Substance Use Patterns During COVID-19

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 HayterJanuary 25, 2021

Thank you for your unwavering support

These have been devastating times for so many youth in our community. But we knew we were never alone and that you were by our side. While we continue the fight to end youth homelessness, know we are so grateful ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 22, 2021

Impact Report 2020

Covenant House Vancouver is committed to providing the best possible care for youth and treating them with unconditional love and absolute respect. We believe in transparency and fiscal responsibility, ensuring our organization is always in the best position possible to ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 18, 2021

Stay connected in 2021

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Kristy HayterJanuary 14, 2021

Maita started a new chapter at Covenant House…

Maita stayed at our Crisis Program for several months and just recently moved on to our Rights of Passage Program (ROP) at the beginning of January. When I first met Maita in September, she was quiet, kept to herself, and wasn't a ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 12, 2021

I Am a Mentor Day

January 7th is I Am a Mentor Day which is a day for volunteer mentors to celebrate their role and reflect on the ways mentees have enhanced their world. Covenant House Vancouver's Mentorship Program gives youth the opportunity to develop healthy and ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 07, 2021