Reaching Home

Reaching Home

Funding and Sub-Projects

About Reaching Home Funding 

The Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition is the administrator or Community Entity (CE) of Reaching Home funding (territorial stream) in the Yukon and is guided by the 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 activities under the following categories: Housing Services; Prevention and Shelter Diversion; Client Support Services; Capital Investments and Coordination of Resources and Data Collection.

Call for Applications

We are currently accepting applications for projects that prevent or reduce inflows into homelessness in the Yukon over the next two fiscal years (April 1, 2024- March 31,2026).

While all proposals will be considered, priority will be given to proposals that demonstrate:

  • Active implementation or movement towards implementing HIFIS and coordinated access system for Whitehorse-based projects
  • Projects that reduce the number of people who are chronically homeless
  • Projects that are Indigenous-led or are partnered with Indigenous organizations
  • Projects that stem the flow of people into chronic homelessness

2023 Application Forms 

For more information

All potential applicants are invited to information sessions to learn more about the application process, reporting requirements and Coordinated Access.

Sessions are set for December 6th from 10 am to 12 pm and/or December 8th from 10 am to 12 pm.

To register for the information session or for  assistance with writing and/or reviewing proposals before submitting, please contact Courtney at rhpo.courtney@yapc.ca or 867.333.5460.

Submission Deadline

 The deadline for Reaching Home applications has been extended to January 3rd , 2024 at 5pm.

 Please note that staff will be out of office and therefore not be available to provide application support from December 22nd-January 2nd.