Fire Smart Labourers & Chain Saw Operators

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Position:                 Fire Smart Labourers & Chain Saw Operators Department:                        Community Services Term:                                     Auxiliary On Call (AOC) Start Date:                            ASAP   Kwanlin Dün First Nation (KDFN) hiring preference policy is in effect. Consideration will be given first to those individuals who are KDFN citizens and community members. Failure to identify this on…

Shout Outs from the Winter Newsletter

Do you know a citizen or group that deserves a shout out? We’re looking to celebrate successes, big and small, online and in every issue of the KDFN newsletter. Get in touch with our communications team by calling 867-334-2012 or emailing communications@kdfn.net Language Learners Through a partnership between KDFN and the Yukon Native Language Centre,…

Happy Nurses Week!

Today, March 9, marks the start of National Nurses Week, 2022. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the wonderful nurses and staff at the Natsékhi Kų̀ Health Centre. Kwanlin Dün is fortunate to have a collaborative team of nurses, support workers, coordinators, and administrative staff who are experienced, dedicated, compassionate, and responsive…

Newsletter – New health and wellness programs to support citizens suffering with substance use disorders

KDFN is recruiting nurses and support workers for Sarah’s House McIntyre, will be a residence for men who need support managing their day-to-day health needs and chronic alcohol use. Residents will get medically prescribed doses of alcohol through a Managed Alcohol Program. This will be the first residence with this program in Canada’s north. The…

KDFN announces first-time homeowner lottery

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2022   Kwanlin Dün First Nation announces first-time homeowner lottery for Citizens and Beneficiaries Whitehorse — Kwanlin Dün First Nation announced a lottery today for five single-family homes on Macaulay Road in McIntyre Subdivision. The lottery is open to all Kwanlin Dün Citizens and Beneficiaries, 19 years of age…

New funding partnership adding wind-energy to the grid in the Yukon

New funding partnership adding wind-energy to the grid in the Yukon News Release from: Infrastructure Canada Whitehorse, Yukon, April 28, 2022—The shift to clean, sustainable energy production is important to building healthy communities. Northern communities are especially susceptible to the impacts of climate change and investing in renewable energy infrastructure projects is one of the…