To provide early intervention, supports and healthier alternatives for First Nation youth and their families.
Family Support Worker Program
Assistance, advocacy and support are provided through workshops, referrals and may include the following: communication, healthy relationships, individual violence, conflict resolution, and a family resource plan.
Connection with culture, traditions and building on self esteem and healthy lifestyles are encouraged through camps, community events, and elders.
Currently, there is no other Family Support Worker program operating in the Yukon Territory that deals specifically with all fourteen First Nations Communities, Yukon First Nations youth and their families.