Yukon Sisters in Spirit Walk & Vigil & Red Dress Campaign 2021

October 1, 2021

On Monday Oct. 4, we invite the public to take part by joining us in a walk and vigil. Starting at the Whitehorse RCMP detachment building on 4th Ave at 12 noon, we will continue on Main St. to the healing totem, along the Millenium trail to the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre firepit.  We also invite the public to drum...

Sally & Sisters/Soeurs October Lunch Schedule & Location Update

September 30, 2021

Sally & Sisters/Soeurs Lunch Program program offers a safe place for women and children to gather, socialize, and enjoy a healthy lunch every week. Location Update: Starting October 1st, Sally & Sisters/Soeurs Lunch Program will be hosted at the Whitehorse Days Inn. Located at 2288 2nd Ave lunch will be served on Monday, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays from 11:00 am to...

Mental Health Workshop

September 30, 2021

Victoria Faulkner Women's Centre is offering resources on the Path to Wellness Workshop on Thursday, Oct 7th from 3:30-5:30 pm.  A free workshop, no registration required, see below for more details:

National Truth and Reconciliation - Office Hours

September 29, 2021

 In honor of National Truth and Reconciliation Day 2021, please see below for the update for our office hours for Sept 30th.

Congratulations Letter to National Chief Archibald

September 29, 2021

Congratulations Letter to the National Chief Archibald on behalf of the staff and board of directors at YAWC.

Gender Equality Week from Sept 19 to 25

September 23, 2021

Women and Gender Equality Canadais celebrating Gender Equality Week from Sept 19 to 25. The need to pursue gender equality is even more important now, as the #Covid19 pandemic has been shown to affect women more than men and amplify gender inequalities. Let’s work together to make Canada a place where people of all genders can reach their full potential....

Interested in a career with the RCMP?

September 23, 2021

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Yukon is hosting information sessions where you can find out more about the job on Friday, September 24 at 10 am Yukon Time. See below for details:   RCMP Career Presentation Location: Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre Preregister: https://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/even/en/e/6909 Time: 2pm to 5 pm Job Recruiters will be available to chat and answer questions outside...

Yukon First Nation Chamber of Commerce Red Carpet Re-Awakening Gala

September 23, 2021

Join the Yukon First Nation Chamber of Commerce for the red carpet Re-Awakening Gala on Thursday, Oct 14th, 2021 at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, Long House.  To buy tickets and for more information please see below for details:  

Drum for the Children

September 23, 2021

Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc wishes to involve the world in recognizing the very first Canadian National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. After a global outpouring of interest and support for the missing children from the Kamloops Indian Residential School. Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc is offering a way for people to connect, support and ground into the importance of September 30, 2021. On...

Congratulations Letter - The Right Honourable Mary Simon Governor General of Canada

September 14, 2021

Congratulations Letter to The Right Honourable Mary Simon Governor General of Canada on behalf of the staff and board of directors at YAWC.