Youth have fun making soap!

Youth have fun making soap!

Our male Crisis Program thought it would be a fun idea for the youth to try making their own soap. The youth workers weren't sure how it would be received but the young men loved it and had a blast! ... Read more

Kristy HayterNovember 15, 2019

Lena feels safe and free for the first time…

Lena stayed in our Crisis Program for almost year. She had arrived in Vancouver fleeing from a country where her rejection of the state religion was a death sentence. Lena reveled in the freedoms she had access to in Canada.   During her stay ... Read more

Kristy HayterNovember 07, 2019

Board games and hot chocolate!

The young women in our Crisis Program had a cozy evening in recently. They played all kinds of board games and had delicious gourmet hot chocolate. What a lovely way to spend a fall evening.

Kristy HayterNovember 06, 2019

Happy Halloween from Covenant House Vancouver!

Our Crisis Program has been getting into the Halloween spirit. They had a fang-tastic night decorating candy apples with chocolate and very spooky candy for Halloween. Which one is your favorite ?  They also had a scary movie night! BOO

Kristy HayterOctober 31, 2019

A Magnificent Mural for our Youth

Our male Crisis Program’s stairwell that leads up into the space needed a serious makeover. The stairwell was plain concrete and not very welcoming and the Crisis Program team wanted to change that. Thanks to the help of The Home ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 28, 2019

Fun times at Catfe!

I took eight of our youth from our Crisis Program to the Catfe! None of them had ever been before and it was a great experience. We spent an hour in the Catfe room with 18 cats and kittens milling ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 22, 2019

Thanking our incredible Kitchen Team!

Many thanks to our Kitchen Team who worked on Thanksgiving to ensure our youth had a delicious Thanksgiving meal and a warm, safe place to enjoy it.Big thanks to Riza (decor designer), Dave, Edward and Joanita. And also to the ... Read more

Kristy HayterOctober 15, 2019

Special holiday treats!

Covenant House Vancouver always works hard to make holidays and special days fun for our young people. For Thanksgiving and Halloween our youth will be given special themed treat bags made by volunteers. What a sweet surprise!

Kristy HayterOctober 09, 2019