“For a long time, I didn’t realize that I was considered homeless. It never really crossed my mind because I had a roof over my head.”
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Some young people come to Covenant House directly from the streets. Others leave unstable or unsafe home situations. Whatever the reason, every young person who comes to Covenant House is treated with the absolute respect and unconditional love that all young people need and deserve.
This week, we share an inspiring essay written by a young person from the Hidden Homelessness: Youth Voices storytelling series developed by SchoolHouse Connection that highlights the often overlooked and unseen experiences that define child and youth homelessness.
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