April 6, 2011
This guide is a general resource for newcomers. You will find information on different topics regarding first steps in Canada like how to get a Social Insurance Number and about daily life like...
Keywords: Online Resource , Bilingual, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, newcomer's guide, newcomers, Manuals and guides, Yukon
March 10, 2011
Nutrition North Canada is a subsidy program run by Indian and Northern Affairs Canada meant to lower the price of healthy perishable foods for Canadians living in remote Northern areas. Nutrition...
Keywords: Article , Foodbanks and Food, Indigenous, Inuit, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon
Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition
March 8, 2011
The Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition facilitates the elimination of poverty in the Yukon through awareness, advocacy and action. Our members are an action-based team who partner with other community...
Keywords: Online Resource , anti-poverty, Disability, Food and Foodbanks, food bank, Foodbanks and Food, Homelessness, Housing, Housing and Tenancy, Human Rights, Organizing, Poverty Research, services, shelters, Tenants' Rights, Unemployment, Welfare, Organizations, Yukon
February 22, 2011
The Teslin Tlingit Council in southern Yukon has signed a historic agreement to run its own justice system, allowing the self-governing First Nation to enact its own laws including wildlife and land...
Keywords: Article , Indigenous, Legal Research, Yukon
January 4, 2011
The Yukon government has released two reports: The Whitehorse Housing Adequacy Study and The Dimensions of Social Inclusion and Social Exclusion in Yukon 2010 report, as part of the creation of the...
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, Poverty Research, Yukon
October 13, 2010
The Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board assists injured workers.
Keywords: Applications/Forms , WCB, Workers' Compensation, workers' compensation, Yukon
October 13, 2010
The Yukon government provides an income supplement to low income seniors 65 years and over who are also receiving the federal old age security (OAS) and guaranteed income supplement (GIS). This...
Keywords: Applications/Forms , old age security, pension, Pensions, Seniors and Elders, seniors income supplement, Yukon
October 13, 2010
If you are a Yukon resident and are receiving or are eligible to receive Social Assistance, you may also be eligible to receive the Territorial Supplementary Allowance, (TSA). To be eligible: *...
Keywords: Applications/Forms , Disability, disability benefit, Seniors and Elders, Welfare, Yukon
October 13, 2010
Yukon Social Assistance is a program that provides financial assistance to people who do not have enough money to live on. This program is to be used only as a last resort after all other possible...
Keywords: Applications/Forms , income support, social assistance, Welfare, Yukon
April 7, 2009
The Pharmacare and Extended Benefits program is designed to assist registered senior citizens with the cost of dental care, eye care, medical-surgical supplies and equipment and drug costs. The...
Keywords: Applications/Forms , Health, health benefits, pharmacare, Seniors and Elders, Yukon
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