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December 01 2023

Reaching Home Program - Call for Proposals Released

The Reaching Home team is now accepting applications for funding for projects that prevent or reduce homelessness in the Yukon over the next two fiscal years ($5.85 million between April 1st, 2024- March 31st, 2026). In the Yukon, the territorial stream of Reaching Home funding is administered by the Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition, the territory’s designated Community Entity (CE), and is guided by a Community Advisory Board (CAB). 

Reaching Home is designed to support the goals of the National Housing Strategy to reduce chronic homelessness nationally by 50% by March 2028. Funding is available for both housing and supports with activities under the following categories: Housing Services; Prevention and Shelter Diversion; Client Support Services; Capital Investments and Coordination of Resources and Data Collection (Coordinated Access). 

All potential applicants are invited to participate in an information session to learn more about the application process, reporting requirements and Coordinated Access. Sessions are set for Wednesday, December 6th from 10 am to 12 pm and Friday, December 8th from 10 am to 12 pm. Register for info sessions by emailing Courtney Holmes at 

Applications for Reaching Home funding are available below.

The deadline for applications is Thursday, December 21st at 4 pm.



  • Courtney Holmes, Reaching Home Program Officer: (867) 333- 5460 or
  • Deserine Grimes, Reaching Home Program Officer: (867) 689-5456 or