CHIL Youth Finds A Home of His Own

No matter what the reasons that youth find themselves facing homelessness, we want to see a world where all youth are loved, respected, and in a safe home.

Covenant House Illinois is here to assist and believe in our youth every step of the way - encouraging them to keep going when the challenges seem too much. It is a blessing to witness these youth rise, and to share in the joy when one of the young people using our services finally gets to move into a safe home of their own. Derek, one of our youth who found housing, shares his story with NBC's LeeAnn Trotter:

Lauren Cartlidge