Services: Introduction

We’ve grown to offer direct housing accessibility and support services for individuals who need help finding or maintaining housing. We work in collaboration with local landlords and service providers to help individuals navigate and participate in the Coordinated Access System.

Services/Contacts

Executive Director

Kate Mechan
867-334-9310 / ed@safeathomeyukon.ca

Our Executive Director works with the Board of Directors and staff team to set priorities for Safe at Home, acts as the public face of the organization and keeps us all motivated and enthusiastic about ending homelessness in the Yukon!

Coordinated Access Coordinator

Neena MacKinnon
867-332-6201 / cacoordinator@safeathomeyukon.ca

The Coordinated Access Coordinator brings together homelessness service providers to make sure people on the By-Name List are supported through their housing search and matched with housing and supports that will help them thrive.

Data Lead

Jessie Leschart
867-334-9307 / data@safeathomeyukon.ca

The Data Lead maintains the By-Name List and facilitates information-sharing and collaboration between partner agencies.

HIFIS Project Manager

Sophie McPhail
867-332-8284 / HIFIS@safeathomeyukon.ca

The HIFIS Project Manager is responsible for managing and leading the implementation of the HIFIS 4 system in our community. It is designed to enable homeless-serving organizations to confidentially collaborate, share information, and improve service provision overall.

Yukon Housing Support Worker

Cheryl Wilcox
867-332-6200 / housingsupport@safeathomeyukon.ca

The Yukon Housing Support Worker provides confidential support to tenants in Yukon Housing Corporation (YHC) apartments to help people stay housed. This is part of a pilot project collaboration between Safe at Home and YHC.

Housing Stability Worker

Samantha Smith
867-332-6941 / housingstability@safeathomeyukon.ca

The Housing Stability Worker works with several clients who are housed to provide support with whatever will make their tenancies more successful: managing conflicts, budgeting, paperwork, eviction prevention, and more.

Referrals Coordinator

Anthony Boisvert (Service en français disponible)
867-334-8987 / referrals@safeathomeyukon.ca

The Referrals Coordinator helps individuals with intakes onto the By-Name List or warm referrals to other services, supports other agencies through outreach and referrals, and works closely with Housing Stability and YHC Support Workers.

Contact us

Email, Phone and Social

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(867) 334-8987

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Français

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Address

208 Alexander Street, Whitehorse

9 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday