YAPC’s 2017 AGM will be held on Thursday, May 18th. Time and location to be determined.
In collaboration with the Arctic Institute of Community-Based Research, the YAPC has been facilitating the networking of over 70 individuals in the community. The FNY's vision is evolving and the group's discussion surrounds food sovereignty and food security in the Territory. Our meetings are held at l'Association franco-yukonnaise, 302 Strickland St. Watch this space for news of coming meetings.
Formed in Fall of 2008, the Housing Task Force currently has 50 members. Chaired by Bill Thomas, this group educates, advocates and acts on issues related to shelter and housing. The Housing Task Force meets monthly to discuss and act on immediate issues raised by members of the community.
Held every October, PHAW is designed to raise awareness and promote action to end poverty and homelessness in the Yukon. Started in 2005, PHAW has grown to include activities sponsored by a wide cross section of organizations, individuals, businesses, churches, schools and local media. PHAW 2017 is set for October 16th-20th.
Sally & Sisters/Soeurs started 4 years ago and offers a substance free and safe lunch program for women and children at the Food Bank two days/week, Mondays and Fridays from 12noon to 1pm.
Monthly Coalition meetings are held every third Thursday, from 5pm to 7pm at CYO Hall (corner of 4th and Steele). Everyone is welcome!