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Location: Whitehorse , YT , 2166 – 2nd Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: Aboriginal and First Nations
Telephone: (867) 393-9200
Advocacy Description: The Council of Yukon First Nations promotes and represents the interests of the First Nations of the Yukon and their people. They present the views of the various First Nations through their leaders...
Location: Dawson City , YT , Box 784
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Crisis Services, Housing and Tenants, Women
Telephone: 1-867-993-5086
Advocacy Description: The Dawson City Women's Shelter provides confidential shelter, support and advocacy to women and children in crisis on a twenty-four hour basis. The home also provides emergency shelter to transient...
Tags: women and children
Location: Whitehorse , YT , 302 Strickland Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: Aboriginal and First Nations, Women
Telephone: (867) 668-2636
Advocacy Description: Meeting the needs and representing the interests of francophone Yukon women at the territorial and national levels. Fosters solidarity between French, English and First Nations women as well as with...
Tags: French speaking
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Type(s) of Advocacy: Crisis Services, Family, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI)
Advocacy Description: Victim's Services works to help victims of crime. What Victim Services does: • Provide crisis support (no appointment needed). • Help victims understand their options. • Share information about the...
Location: , BC
Type(s) of Advocacy: Aboriginal and First Nations, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Family, Legal Info (PLEI), Multicultural, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Women
Other Telephone: For deaf or hard of hearing callers: TTY 604-875-0885 (to call collect, please call the Telus Relay Service at 711) or Text 604 836-6381
Hours:
24 hours, 7 days a week
Advocacy Description: VictimLink BC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service available across BC and Yukon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-563-0808. It provides information and referral services...
Tags: crime victim, crisis support, family violence, human trafficking, multilingual, sexual violence
Location: , YT
Type(s) of Advocacy: Aboriginal and First Nations, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Family, Legal Info (PLEI), Multicultural, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Women
Other Telephone: For deaf or hard of hearing callers: TTY 604-875-0885 (to call collect, please call the Telus Relay Service at 711) or Text 604 836-6381
Hours:
24 hours, 7 days a week
Advocacy Description: VictimLink BC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service available across BC and Yukon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-563-0808. It provides information and referral services...
Tags: crime victim, crisis support, family violence, human trafficking, multilingual, sexual violence
Location: Whitehorse , YT , 307 Jarvis Street , Suite #102, on the Main Floor
Type(s) of Advocacy: Aboriginal and First Nations, Women
Telephone: 867-667-6162
Advocacy Description: Since 1983, the objectives of the Society are to: • advance the interests of Aboriginal women in the Yukon including Status, Non-Status, Indians and Metis; • support and enforce the rights of...
Location: Whitehorse , YT , Box 31230
Type(s) of Advocacy: Activists, Food and Foodbanks, Housing and Tenants
Telephone: 867-334-9317
Website: http://yapc.ca/
Hours:
We do not have an office but we can be reached by phone or email.
Advocacy Description: The Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition facilitates the elimination of poverty in the Yukon through awareness, advocacy and action. Our members are an action-based team who partner with other community...
Tags: community services, poverty
Location: Whitehorse , YT , Suite 2 - 211 Wood St.
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability, Employment and Unemployment
Telephone: (867) 668-6703
Advocacy Description: Yukon Council on disABILITY offers a variety of services: Information and Documentation Public-access to an adapted computer lab Support through the process of admission and integration into...
Tags: employment help, job coaching, targeted wage subsidies
Location: Dawson City , YT , 1371 2nd Avenue
Chief Isaac Building
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability
Telephone: (867) 993-2372
Other Telephone: (867) 993-2461
Advocacy Description: Yukon Council on disABILITY offers a variety of services: Information and Documentation Public-access to an adapted computer lab Support through the process of admission and integration into...
Tags: employment help, job coaching, targeted wage subsidies
Location: Whitehorse , YT , Suite 203 - 2131 2nd Ave.
Type(s) of Advocacy: Family, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance, Mental Health
Telephone: (867) 667-5210
Hours:
8:30am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 4:30pm Monday to Friday
Advocacy Description: Yukon Legal Services Society provides legal aid to people on income assistance or similar income levels in criminal, family and mental health cases. There are 3 law clinics in the city of Whitehorse.
Tags: criminal law, family law, legal aid, mental health law
Location: Whitehorse , YT , 500 College Drive
PO Box 2799
Type(s) of Advocacy: Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI)
Telephone: (867) 668-5297
Advocacy Description: The Yukon Public Legal Education Association (YPLEA) is a non-profit organization devoted to providing legal information to the public and promoting increased access to the legal system. The goal of...
Tags: law line
Location: Whitehorse , YT , P.O. Box 31392
Type(s) of Advocacy: Crisis Services, Violence, Women
Telephone: (administrative line): (867) 633-7720
Other Telephone: crisis line: (867) 668-5733
Advocacy Description: Yukon Women's Transition Home provides shelter and advocacy to women and their children living with violence and abuse. They can accompany women to appointments, housing interviews, lawyers or legal...
Tags: abuse, women's shelter