The orgnization is very hel[ful for the youth that is displaced from their homes.
Pros: the opportunuty to assist the students in need.
Cons: the ability to advance within the organization is limited.
A typical day working at Covenant House can be very rewarding one minute and stress based the next due to the different teens that are being assisted.
The staff attempts to help the students in all areas of their lives including education, medical, housing, health, mental health and job readiness. Unfortunately, some of the residents that reside in the facility have daily activities which include disrespecting the staff, fighting, drug and alcohol usage along with refusal to obey the rules and regulations which have been implemented.
At times there are no outside situations that occur and affect the staff from assisting the residents, then again sometimes there are days where the clients refuse to cooperate and the attempts to help them fail.
The salary does not equate to the work that is being completed,