Women's Directorate

Women's Directorate

Women's Directorate

Yukon women's shelters

 Dawson City Women's Shelter

The Dawson Women’s Shelter provides confidential shelter, non-judgmental support and advocacy to women and their children who are fleeing abuse or in time of crisis/need. We are staffed 24 hours a day. We offer drop-in and outreach services.

Box 784 | Dawson City, Yukon | Y0B 1G0
Phone: 867-993-5086 | Fax: 867-993-6235
E-mail: shelterdirector@northwestel.net



Help and Hope For Families: Watson Lake transition home/women's shelter

A 24-hour shelter for women and children fleeing an abusive relationship. They offer a 24 hour crisis line, safety, confidentiality, advocacy, resource information, referrals and non-judgmental support.

The "I am me" program is run out of the shelter by Community Action Program for Children (CAPC). This prevention/early intervention program is for children 3 to 6 years of age who may be experiencing behavioural changes as a result of circumstances as well as developmental needs of children such as: self esteem, anger, confidence, feelings and much more.

Box 864 | Watson Lake, Yukon | Y0A 1C0
Phone: 867-536-7233 (24 hours) | Fax: 867-536-7770
E-mail: edhhfs@northwestel.net



Kaushee's Place / Yukon Women's Transition Home

We are staffed 24 hours a day and provide transportation to the transition home within city limits. The home offers:

  • outreach, support and advocacy for women and their children fleeing abuse.
  • no-cost 30 day crisis level stay
  • independent second-stage housing in a secure environment based on Yukon housing rates
  • full time child care worker
  • donation room available to women
  • 24-hour crisis line and a drop-in outreach service

Box 31392 | Whitehorse, Yukon | Y1A 6K8
Crisis Line: 668-5733 (collect calls accepted from outside Whitehorse)
Phone: 867-633-7720 | Fax: 867-668-2374
E-mail: edywth@northwestel.net