Queer Yukon Upcoming Events

August 31, 2021

There is no need to attend all of queer Yukon events, just register and join whenever you can! They host a range of events, times, and dates. For more information please visit Queer Yukon's website. Here is a sneak peek of what's ahead.        

Finding Peace: MMIWG Commemoration Project- Press Release Aug 30th, 2021

August 27, 2021

Press release for the Finding Peace: MMIWG Commemoration Project. See below for details:

Elders in Residence Walk-In Update

August 20, 2021

We have an exciting update for our Elders in Residence Walk-In program, please see below for all the details. These are in effect Monday, Aug 23rd, 2021. We look forward to seeing you all again safely in person. For any additional questions, please email projectcoordinator@yawc.ca or call our office at 1-866-667-6161 ext. 1009

3rd Annual Bead, Hide & Fur Symposium from November 12 - 14, 2021

August 19, 2021

The Yukon First Nations Culture and Tourism Association will be hosting the third annual Bead, Hide & Fur Symposium from November 12 to 14, 2021 in Whitehorse at the Kwanlin Dün Cultral Centre. This symposium will be open to Indigenous artists who work with beads, hide, fur and other natural materials such as quills and fish scales. The symposium will explore...

Everyone Counts Community BBQ Aug 24th

August 19, 2021

Join the Reaching Home Community Advisory Board & Safe at Home Society for the Everyone Counts Community BBQ! See the event details below.

CRA Indigenous Peoples Benefits and Credits Webinar Presentation Invites for August, September and October

August 18, 2021

Canada Revenue Agency is pleased to host the following live webinars in August, September and October: Indigenous Peoples Benefits and Credits Presentation on August 26, September 15 and October 28, 2021 from 1:30 – 2:30pm PDT Don’t miss out on the benefits and credits to which you may be entitled. Some of the benefits and credits to which you may...

The Victoria Faulkner Women's Centre August Drop-In Programs

August 18, 2021

The Victoria Women's Centre has free drop-in programs available at the centre and in the community with various times. See below for details:  

Knowledge Sharing Circle

August 18, 2021

Join the Victoria Faulkner Women's Centre every Saturday for a 'Knowledge Sharing Circle at A Safe Place'. See the details below:  

We want to hear people's experiences of care during pregnancy and childbirth in Canada

August 12, 2021

The Birth Place Lab at the University of British Columbia is conducting a national study on people's experiences of care during pregnancy and childbirth in Canada called the RESPCCT Study (Research Examining the Stories of Pregnancy and Childbearing in Canada Today). Anyone who is currently pregnant or who has had pregnancy or childbearing care in Canada in the last 10...

Updates to our COVID19 Safety Guidelines effective for Aug 2021

August 11, 2021

We have updated our office guidelines for daily operations for COVID19, please see below for all the details. These are in effect as of Aug 11th, 2021. We look forward to seeing you all again safely in person. For any additional questions, please email info@yawc.ca or call our office at 1-866-667-6161 ext. 1008