Tina is a young woman that embodies resilience

Tina is a young woman that embodies resilience

Working at Covenant House Vancouver, I have had the opportunity to meet many amazing young people. All of these youth have unique situations and circumstances that brought them to use our services. Young women often turn to us when they ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 10, 2021

Sleep Out: Home Edition raises over $185,148.27!

Last night, 150 individuals, families and business slept apart but "together" in solidarity with the hundreds of young people who call Vancouver’s streets home, to raise funds for our Street Outreach Program. Sleep Out: Home Edition was a special opportunity to ... Read more

Kristy HayterJuly 11, 2020

Our First Ever Sleep Out: Home Edition is tonight!

Tonight, Covenant House Vancouver will host our first virtual Sleep Out: Home Edition. As a virtual event, we are encouraging people to Sleep Out "together" in solidarity with homeless youth while remaining physically apart to raise funds and awareness for ... Read more

Kristy HayterJuly 10, 2020

Outreach Update

In the past we have shared how our Outreach Team creatively found new ways to meet the needs of youth (serving meals, providing clothing, and more) while still respecting social distancing. Today we wanted to share how they continue to adapt and ... Read more

Kristy HayterMay 06, 2020

Our Outreach Team Safely Serving Meals!

Earlier this week, we shared with you that our Drop-In Centre had to close to protect the health and safety of our youth, staff, and greater community. We also shared that youth would still be able to receive the services ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 27, 2020

Rachel makes her dreams a reality…

I started working with Rachel a couple of years ago, she was experiencing so much trauma from having been brought up in an abusive home. She moved to Vancouver to escape everything and tried to start her new life here. ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 09, 2020