With support from his mentor Joshua works on his career goals!

Building a Strong Foundation

We want young people to walk out our doors more secure, stable, and confident than when they walked in. Our long-term model of care gives youth the opportunity to build a strong foundation as they move towards adulthood.Through the Rights ... Read more

Kristy HayterNovember 01, 2021

Ed works to improve his health at ROP

When *Ed first came to the Rights of Passage Program (ROP), he was shy and had some health concerns. The team worked to build a strong relationship with Ed and slowly he came out of his shell and became more ... Read more

Kristy HayterSeptember 08, 2021

We all grow at different speeds!

After the March Community Dinner, Rights of Passage (ROP) youth and staff decided to keep the avocado seeds from homemade guacamole and try to grow them. This was definitely a test of patience as the seeds took over a month ... Read more

Kristy HayterApril 26, 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

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

Welcome back Community Dinner!

Each month Rights of Passage (ROP) holds a community dinner. These dinners allow current and former youth, staff and special guests to come together as a community. It also helps teach our young people life skills such as cooking and ... Read more

Kristy HayterAugust 20, 2020