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Aboriginal Transition Houses and Family Violence Crisis Lines

British Columbia and Yukon Society of Transition Houses
Suite 507, 475 Howe Street
Vancouver BC V6C 2B3
Tel.: (604) 669-6943
Fax: (604) 682-6962
Email:
admin@bcysth.ca
Website: http://www.bcysth.ca

Dawson City Women’s Shelter
Box 784
Dawson City YT Y0B 1G0
Tel.: (867) 993-5086
Fax: (867) 993-6235
Email:
shelter@dawson.net

Help & Hope for Families – Watson Lake Transition Home
Bag 3600
Watson Lake YT Y0A 1C0
Tel.: (867) 536-2221 or (867) 536-2711 or (867) 536-7233
Fax: (867) 536-7770

Kaushee's Place – Yukon Women’s Transition Home
Box 31392
Whitehorse YT Y1A 6K8
Tel.: (867) 633-7722
Fax: (867) 668-2374
Crisis Line: (867) 668-5733
Email:
bpkaushees@whtvcable.com

Ross River Dene Council Shelter
General Delivery
Ross River YT Y0B 1S0
Tel.: (867) 969-0722
Fax: (867) 969-2019

Legal Aid Services, Legal Clinics and Legal Information Sources

Yukon Legal Services Society
Suite 203—2131 2nd Avenye
Whitehorse YK Y1A 1C3
Tel.: (867) 667-5210
Toll Free: (800) 661-0408, Ext. 5210
Fax: (867) 667-8649
Email:
legalaid@yknet.yk.ca
Website: www.legalaid.yk.net

Public Legal Education Association
Law Line
Tel.: (867) 668-5297
Toll Free: (866) 667-4305

Yukon Public Legal Education Association
P.O. Box 2799
Yukon College
Whitehorse YK Y1A 5K4
Tel.: (867) 668-5297
Toll Free: (866) 667-4305
Website:
http://www.yplea.com
Email:
yplea@yukoncollege.yk.ca

Family Mediation Services

Settlement Conferences/Court-Based Mediation
Yukon Department of Justice
Court Registry
Law Courts
2134 Second Avenue (ground floor)
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5H6
Whitehorse: (867) 667-3442; Toll-free within Yukon, (800) 661-0408, ext. 3442
Fax: (867) 393-6212
Email:
courtservices@gov.yk.ca

Child Protection Mediation Project
Yukon Public Legal Education Association

Whitehorse: (867) 668-5297
Toll Free: (866) 667-4305
Email:
yplea@yukoncollege.yk.ca
Website: http://www.yplea.com/child.html

Native Courtworker Programs

Council of Yukon First Nations – Whitehorse
Tel.: (867) 667-3781

Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in First Nation – Dawson City
Tel.: (867) 993-5385

Liard First Nation – Watson Lake
Tel.: (867) 536-2131

Ross River Dena Council – Ross River
Tel.: (867) 969-2279

Northern Tutchone Council – Carmacks
Tel.: (867) 996-2265

Territorial Agencies and Government Departments

Land Claims/First Nations Relations
Executive Council Office
204 Main Street, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 2703, A-14
Whitehorse, YK Y1A 2C6
Website:
http://www.eco.gov.yk.ca/landclaims/index.html
Email: landclaims@gov.yk.ca
Tel.: (867) 667-5035
Toll Free: (800) 661-0408
Fax: (867) 667-3599

Dancers

Women's Directorate
Government of Yukon
404 Hanson Street
P.O. Box 2703
Whitehorse, YK Y1A 2C6
Tel.: (867) 667-3030
Toll free: (800) 661-0408, local 3030
Fax: (867) 393-6270
Website:
http://www.womensdirectorate.gov.yk.ca
Email: womensdirectorate@gov.yk.ca

Victim Assistance Programs

Victim Services and Family Violence Prevention Unit
Department of Justice

301 Jarvis St.
Whitehorse YK Y1A 2C6
Tel.: (403) 667-3581 (Family Violence Prevention Unit)
Telephone: (403) 667-8500 (Victim Services)
Toll free (Yukon): 1-800-661-0408
Fax: (403) 393-6240
Website:
http://www.justice.gov.yk.ca/prog/cor/vs/
VictimLINK: (800) 563-0808 (24 hours)