Government of Yukon

Government Services

Health and Social Services

Addiction resource centre for professionals


Adoption services


Adult protection and decision-making—care consent, advance directive


Alcohol and drug services


Birth—registering, certificates


Child abuse—reporting


Child care provider licenses and funding


Child care subsidy program—apply for financial assistance


Child care—choosing a provider


Children with disabilities—family support


Children's dental program


Children—prescription drugs and eye care (financial assistance)


Child—placement and support services


Chronic disease program—benefits and coverage


Community health centres—listing, services


Continuing care—residential, home care, regional therapy services


Correcting a record—birth, marriage, death


Day home—getting licensed


Detoxification services—admissions, program information, support


Direct operating grant—funding for child care programs


Disability—services, resources


Environmental health—consultation, inspection, audits, enforcement


Extended health care benefits to seniors


Family and children's services


Family supports—children with disabilities


Find a doctor—Whitehorse


Foster care—placement, training, compensation


Health care insurance plan—medical coverage


Health care insurance plan—temporary absence form


Health profession education bursary


Health promotion—breast health, congenital anomalies, smoking prevention, sexual health, travel


HealthLine 811—24 hour service


Healthy families—support, volunteer program


Hearing services—diagnosis, screenings, hearing aid


Home care program—long-term, acute, rehabilitative, palliative


Hospitals—health facilities


Immunization program


Infectious diseases—monitoring


Kids recreation fund—eligibility, applying


Marriage—process, certificate


Medical treatment—travel, transportation, cost


Mental health services


Name change—steps, cost


Nursing bursary program—funding, students


Nutrition—resources, tips


Organ donation program


Palliative care program


Pharmacare and extended health care benefits—seniors


Pioneer utility grant—seniors, assistance


Pre-school dental program


Professional development fund—funding, training, health, social services


Residential care programs—facilities, continuing care


Respite care services—contact information


Senior and elder abuse—help and support


Senior income supplement—eligibility, process


Sexual health—testing, treatment, resources


Smoking prevention for youth—tools, resources, funding


Smoking—Quitpath, plan, tools


Social assistance—eligibility, application information


Travel clinics—travel assessment consultation, vaccines, appointments


Vital statistics—adoption, birth, change of name, correcting a record, death, geneology, marriage, fees


Whitehorse health centre—hours, location, services


Youth investment fund—application, deadlines


Youth justice—probation, custody, treatment, programs


Yukon supplementary allowance—eligibility, social assistance