Almost Home: A new book by Covenant House President Kevin Ryan & former New York Times Writer Tina Kelley tells the stories of six extraordinary young people who, despite almost unimaginable suffering and adversity, exceeded almost everyone’s expectations. “What a blessing it is that hope, our biggest weapon against the streets, is so contagious.”—Kevin Ryan Help us spread the word about Almost Home by sharing a quote like the one above on Twitter or Facebook, or Pinterest!

Jane Austen word search party

We've got the new books out June 2014 you'll be dying to read this Summer!

This was probably one of the most inspiring stories I've read online. A must read for anyone who has a fire inside.

God is good. All the time. {Once at camp they had us repeat this 5 times every morning and I still love to say it to myself.}

it's where the heart is. :)

And we need to spend time with God. How else would we make our relationship stronger. Time, effort, communication. - rvc

We are wishing all our youth, volunteers, supporters, donor’s and staff a very Happy Thanksgiving! We are giving thanks for all you do and for our Covenant House Vancouver family.


John 8:32

Two fun & easy ways to volunteer this fall! Thank-a-Thon's and Backpack Elves. Click the image to learn more.

love this quote

Amen...anything else need to be said?

So true.

If you are a young person in need of help with bullying and/or you are in a crisis, please contact: Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 Vancouver Crisis Line 604-872-3311 Other resources:

Ego vs. Self #Jung #Psychology

You learnt that it was what's on the inside that counts. | 17 Magical Lessons Learned From Roald Dahl Books

Our love has survived the toughest of times. We always come out stronger in the end. It just goes to show nothing can tear us apart. We want this, and we want it for life. Giving up on us would be a sin in itself because we've put so much into our relationship. It's not worth leaving it all behind. I want this -us- forever <3

THE Fault In Our Stars: Typewriter quote on 5x7 cardstock on Etsy, $5.00

Oscar Wilde.

I love this! I'd love Paisley to have this I'm her room!