Find an Advocate - Yukon - Women

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
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 , 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